While male livestock keepers have significant roles in vaccine research (e.g. surveillance exercises), women are normally only involved in non-technical activities, such as restraint of animals and feeding vaccinators.
Gender, small-scale livestock farming and food security : policy implications in the South African context
Drawing on insights from multiple studies, this policy brief addresses the importance of gender considerations for small-scale livestock farming communities relative to food security in the South African context.Published date2015
Integrating improved goat breeds with new varieties of sweetpotatoes and cassava in the agro-pastoral systems of Tanzania : a gendered analysis
Owing to the fact that women have different knowledge, access to, and control over resources, and different opportunities to participate in decisions regarding resource use and management from men, the study focuses on gendered differences in livePublished dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 05:00