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Researchers call for a gender-transformative approach to foster more inclusive and sustainable land use

Researchers call for a gender-transformative approach to foster more inclusive and sustainable land use

In Africa and Asia, smallholder farm systems use about 83% of agricultural lands. However, the livelihoods of these smallholder farmers depend majorly on effective land management and allocation. In rural areas, many household members often cultivate land, yet its allocation decisions depend heavily on a few dominant household members’ interest and approval. Researchers have carried…

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