Goal 5 of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) includes recognizing and valuing unpaid care and domestic work.
Patterns of labor productivity and income diversification in the rural farm and non-farm sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa
African researchers measure labor productivity in staple crops, high value crops, and non-farm
activities and explain how productivity gaps affect income diversification in Uganda and NigeriaPublished date2016
Non-farm employment, agricultural intensification and productivity change : empirical findings from Uganda
In this study, a team of local researchers finds that non-farm income can protect against external
shocks and help finance farm investment but at the cost of reduced family farm labor. Based onPublished date2016