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The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index

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The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index (WEAI) is a new survey-based index designed to measure the empowerment, agency, and inclusion of women in the agricultural sector. The WEAI was initially developed as a tool to reflect women’s empowerment that may result from the United States government’s Feed the Future Initiative, which commissioned the development of the WEAI. The WEAI can also be used more generally to assess the state of empowerment and gender parity in agriculture, to ide...

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University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
International Development
Research group:
Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI)
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Peterman, A
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen More from this funder
International Food Policy Research Institute More from this funder
John Fell Fund More from this funder
Feed the Future More from this funder
German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development More from this funder
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Publisher:
Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI) Publisher's website
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OPHI working paper
Publication date:
2013-01-01
ISSN:
2040-8188
Paper number:
58
ISBN:
9781907194450
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2014-12-02

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