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This page brings together ILRI and partner resources on women. Click different tabs to see news items, research outputs, journal articles, video materials and presentations as well as ILRI projects and people related to women. See ILRI research on other subjects

This post introduces three business models for linking smallholder livestock farmers to dynamic markets in Kenya. Continue reading

Livestock and Fish, Mar/2015

This story is about a couple, Bizunesh Abu (30) and Wendu Gutema (40), living in Mojo town, Oromia who started dairy farming and fattening of bulls calves after attending a short-term training on business entrepreneurship. Continue reading

LIVES, Mar/2015

Traditional is not synonymous to backward. Traditional ways of agricultural production and processing may have to be modernized through introduction of modern technologies. Yet, modern technologies need to beat the traditional ones to be adopted. A technology in point is the age-old traditional butter churn in Ethiopia. Continue reading

LIVES, Mar/2015

We're celebrating some of our favourite women heroes and partners at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) in honour of International Women's Day, 8 Mar 2015 Continue reading

ILRI news blog, Mar/2015

To mark this year’s International Women's Day, we share selected outputs that demonstrate how the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) is making it happen for women. View our storify collection of blog posts, publications and videos highlighting gender in agricultural development research at ILRI. Continue reading →

ILRI Livelihoods, Gender and Impact, Mar/2015

In marking this year’s International Women’s Day on 8 March 2015, this article shares the experiences of women graduate fellows at ILRI in an effort to encourage other young women who aspire to become scientists. Continue reading

ILRI clippings, Mar/2015

We're celebrating the following promotions at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) in honour of International Women's Day (8 Mar 2015). Continue reading

ILRI news blog, Mar/2015

A gender perspective to food safety research is important for understanding and improving informal food markets.

AgHealth, Mar/2015

A newly published paper discusses the variability of local understanding of ownership based on seven areas related to livestock farming. This variability has significant implications on intra-household roles, decision-making and ultimately food security. Continue reading →

ILRI Livelihoods, Gender and Impact, Mar/2015

Happy International Women's Day! Check out our WILD — Women in Livestock Development by clicking open this Pinterest pinboard. Continue reading

ILRI news blog, Mar/2015

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Emily Awuor Ouma
Agricultural Economist

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Emily Awuor Ouma
Agricultural Economist