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How Women Agribusinesses are Boosting Nutrition in Africa | Inter Press Service

How Women Agribusinesses are Boosting Nutrition in Africa | Inter Press Service | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

A small but growing number of women are heading up agribusinesses in Africa, some of which are producing innovative products to combat malnutrition. 
While there are no conclusive figures on the number of women participating in agribusinesses across the continent, the African Women in Agribusiness Network (AWAN) states it works in 42 African countries, linking 1,600 women’s networks in different sectors.

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Harvest under fire: The plight of Gaza's female farmers

Harvest under fire: The plight of Gaza's female farmers | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
In order to provide for their families, Gaza's women farmers risk their lives tending to land in what is known as the buffer zone
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