Upcoming Webinar: A Practitioner’s Guide to Gender Data

Wednesday, February 21 at 10:00 a.m. EST (4:00 p.m. CET)
Yamini Atmavilas, Senior Program Officer, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Albert Motivans, Head of Data and Insights, Equal Measures 2030
Papa Seck, Chief Statistician, UN Women
Kelli Rogers, Associate Editor, Devex (moderator)

This one-hour webinar will cover:

  • The barriers to collecting gender data — and how to overcome them
  • Practical guidance for collecting and analyzing gender data
  • Tips for integrating gender-disaggregated measurements across your organization’s monitoring & evaluation
  • How to communicate your findings — and use them for advocacy purposes

We will also reserve time at the end for audience questions. You are welcome to send them ahead of the event to   webinars@devex.com

The Importance of small-scale agriculture in Africa

Article on the importance of supporting small-scale farmers by reducing barriers ” limiting their access to inputs; foster the adoption of environmentally sustainable approaches and technologies; increase access to credit and markets; facilitate farm mechanisation; revitalize agricultural extension systems; strengthen land tenure rights; ensure equity in supply contracts; and strengthen small-scale producer organisations.” Read More…