CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research is marking International Women’s Day 2019 with videos, interviews and publications from across the CGIAR system, in support of the United Nations' theme: 'Think equal, build smart, innovate for change'.
CGIAR research supports women’s equality and innovation, and Science Leaders reflect critically on CGIAR’s capacity for impact on gender equality.
- overcoming institutional inertia; ‘tempered radicals’;
- how parboiling technologies developed by AfricaRice are affecting rural women in Cote D’Ivoire;
- an interactive timeline from WorldFish outlining how its work on Gender Transformative Approaches has developed since 2012;
- one woman's inspiring life story from the Africa RISING project;
- how climate-smart agriculture technologies reduce women’s drudgery;
- how migration and income shocks intersect;
- how inequalities are shaped by social, economic, political as well as ecological contexts alongside gender; and, much more.