Food Security, Poverty and Women: Lessons from Rural Asia

by Rahman Osmani S.,

This study1 combines theoretical considerations and empirical evidence collected from three locations where IFAD has been involved in projects targeting the rural poor and specifically women: India, with the Tamil Nadu Women Development Project and the Andhra Pradesh Tribal Development Project; and Nepal, with the Production for Rural Women Project.

1/ This study was funded through supplementary funds provided by the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.