Rural women's empowerment in nutrition: a proposal for diagnostics linking food, health and institutions

@inproceedings{Narayanan2019RuralWE,
  title={Rural women's empowerment in nutrition: a proposal for diagnostics linking food, health and institutions},
  author={Sudha Narayanan and Marzia Fontana and Erin C. Lentz and B Kulkarni},
  year={2019}
}
This paper explores the concept of women's nutritional empowerment and develops a framework for operationalizing it. The paper specifically focuses on the nutritional outcomes of women themselves, rather than on their children. The emphasis on nutritional empowerment addresses an important gap in both literature and policy practice relating to gender equality, agriculture and food security. Interventions to enhance agricultural productivity and food production do not always translate into… CONTINUE READING