Opinion: International Development

Extend women’s empowerment to the farm

Effective investments in gender-sensitive agriculture can unleash women’s full potential.

On average, rural women in developing countries work about 16 hours a day, significantly more than men, says Carol Thiessen. UNMISS photograph by JC McIlwaine

By CAROL THIESSEN

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, April 20, 2016 12:00 AM

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