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IFAD policy on gender equality and women's empowerment

Evidence demonstrates that, in economies where gender equality is greater in terms of both opportunities and benefits, there is not only higher economic growth but also a better quality of life. Addressing gender inequalities and empowering women are vital to meeting the challenge of improving food and nutrition security, and enabling poor rural people to overcome poverty. 

Type

Policies and Strategies, Policy

Date

September 2012

Topic

Gender