Celebrating International Women’s Day: The Case for Women Empowerment in the Nigerian Agricultural Sector

Contributed by Margaret Adesugba, Senior Research Assistant, IFPRI “When women are empowered and can claim their rights and access to land, leadership, opportunities and choices, economies grow, food security is enhanced and prospects are improved for current and future generations" - Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile and former Executive Director of the UN Entity for >> Read more

Research Associateships at the FCWSRC

The Five College Women's Studies Research Center (FCWSRC), located in the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts, USA, is now accepting applications for its research associateship program. The center is supported by Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges, as well as the University of Massachusetts Amherst.  Its main purpose is to encourage engaged, critical feminist scholarship >> Read more