Gender and Rural Development

Volume 1: Introduction

By Olanike F. Deji

Gender equality is gaining global recognition as a catalyst for sustainable development, and a proven stratagem for alleviating poverty and enhancing food security in developing countries of Africa, where agriculture is the main economic stay. The book Gender and Rural Development: Volume 1 introduces gender discussions into key topics in the curriculum for Nigerian university agricultural undergraduate studies, with the purpose of enhancing gender responsive agricultural and rural development programs, projects, policies and budgets required for sustainable development. (Series: Spektrum. Berliner Reihe zu Gesellschaft, Wirtschaft und Politik in Entwicklungsl?ndern/Berlin Series on Society, Economy and Politics in Developing Countries - Vol. 106)

392 pages

Publication Date: 9/14/2011
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9783643901033