Supporting small-scale farmers to solve the food security crisis

This World Food Day, we wanted to reiterate the importance of supporting small-scale farmers. After all, without them, where would we be? At Farm Radio, we often talk about supporting small-scale farmers. But what even is a small-scale farmer? The definition of...

EMPOWERED WOMEN, EMPOWER WOMEN: A STORY FROM CHIPATA, ZAMBIA

Gender inequality in agriculture remains evident among rural communities in Zambia. Cultural gender roles continue to hamper women farmers ’access to access to finance, inputs and training. However, closing gender gaps in agriculture has the potential to improve...

PABRA’s ‘beans without borders’

Collaborating across Africa to tackle climate change, gender inequality & malnutrition How PABRA is harnessing the power of climate-smart beans, gender equality, and collaborative governance to spread fairness and prosperity across Africa and increase bean...

The ‘new normal’ in food systems is anchored on gender equality

The world quickly embraced a ‘new normal’ in response to the Covid-19 pandemic that swept the globe in 2020, dramatically upending life as we knew it. That should inspire a shift to a new way of growing food by decisively tackling gender inequality that pervades the...