Gender

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  • The Malawi Guide to Role Modelling in Girls' Education

    08/03/2016 — Gender

    One way that WFP contributes to gender equality is through helping women and girls achieve their ambitions. In Malawi’s southern district of Mangochi, Hajira shares her aspirations, explaining how WFP and her teacher are helping

  • WFP in Bangladesh: Helping Women Take Control of Their Lives

    07/03/2016 — Gender

    On the occasion of the 2016 International Women’s Day, we highlight how a food security project empowers women and challenges traditional gender roles – crucial steps for any country to attain gender equality by 2030 as

  • COLOMBIA: COSUDE visits WFP Cash-Based Transfer Projects

    10/02/2016 — Gender

    Since September 2015, WFP has worked with the Government and other strategic partners to improve food security in remote rural areas and promote innovative solutions to increase family incomes and entrepreneurship in agriculture.

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  • Gender - Guidelines: Gender and Food Security Analysis

    Gender - Guidelines: Gender and Food Security Analysis
    The VAM gender analysis standards support staff engaged in food security and nutrition analysis in their role to provide information necessary to design, implement and...
  • Fact Sheets & Infographics

    2016 - Gender in 2015

    2016 -  Gender in 2015
    Gender Infographics related to WFP direct beneficiaries in 2015 confirm that gender equality is at the heart of WFP’s food assistance.   ...
  • Fact Sheets & Infographics

    WFP Myanmar: Gender

    In Myanmar, strongly defined gender roles passed on over generations are deeply embedded within a cultural or religious coat, making gender inequalities difficult to observe,...
  • Fact Sheets & Infographics

    2016 - WFP contributes to the work to end violence against women

    2016 - WFP contributes to the work to end violence against women
    Alongside sister organizations in the United Nations family, WFP makes every effort to reduce gender-based violence as it carries out its mandate to assist the...

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