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Women in rural development

Donald R. Mickelwait

Women in rural development

a survey of the roles of women in Ghana, Lesotho, Kenya, Nigeria, Bolivia, Paraguay, and Peru

by Donald R. Mickelwait

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Latin America,
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Women in rural development -- Africa -- Case studies.,
    • Women in rural development -- Latin America -- Case studies.,
    • Women -- Developing countries -- Case studies.,
    • Africa -- Rural conditions -- Case studies.,
    • Latin America -- Rural conditions -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [217]-224.

      StatementDonald R. Mickelwait, Mary Ann Riegelman, Charles F. Sweet.
      ContributionsRiegelman, Mary Ann, joint author., Sweet, Charles F., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN777 .M5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 224 p. ;
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5205977M
      ISBN 100891580166
      LC Control Number75031743
      OCLC/WorldCa1975059

      Women’s participation in rural labour markets varies considerably across regions, but invariably women are over represented in unpaid, seasonal and part-time work, and the available evidence suggests that women are often paid less than men, for the same Size: KB. Division Rural Development, Global Food Security Postal address of BMZ offices Bonn Office Berlin Office Dahlmannstraße 4 Stresemannstraße 94 Bonn, Germany Berlin, Germany T +49 99 T +49 30 18 F +49 99 F +49 30 18 [email protected] Gender and Rural Development.

      Development of rural areas has witnessed increasing attention globally, especially over the past three to four decades. The highpoint in the renewed global interest in the development of rural people and their environment was reached with the setting of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in the year All of the set goals are basically rural development goals. With less Cited by: interest of rural women is being increased towards the entrepreneurship in India. The micro finance is an agenda for empowering rural women and micro enterprises are an integral part of planned strategy for securing balanced development .

      Women in development is an approach of development projects that emerged in the s, calling for treatment of women's issues in development projects. It is the integration of women into the global economies by improving their status and assisting in total development. Later, the Gender and development (GAD) approach proposed more emphasis on gender relations . Empowerment of Women (Women In Rural Development), Vol. 3 by Meenakshi Malhotra. Buy Empowerment of Women (Women In Rural Development), Vol. 3 online for Rs. () - Free Shipping and Cash on Delivery All Over India!


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