Gender and Youth

Fewer women farmers relied on ICTs for agricultural information in Uttarakhand

Information and communication technologies (ICTs) and women empowerment are two central topics in agriculture. ICTs have been studied in the agricultural context as these are conduits of accurate and timely knowledge that could improve agricultural practices. Meanwhile, focus on women farmers in agriculture has been evident, proving their critical role and participation in the industry. Recognizing the importance of both ICTs and women farmers, scholars Jha and Kashyap (2022) conducted

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Global Survey for the  International Youth Day 2021 on Transforming Food Systems

Calling all youth, their representatives and networks! Join in the global survey for the International Youth Day 2021. This initiative was launched by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), and the Major Group for Children and Youth (MGCY) to better understand the critical role of youth in ensuring “good food for all”. This year’s theme for

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UPRHS organizes Webinars to Engage the Youth in Agriculture

The University of the Philippines Rural High School (UPRHS) is organizing a series of webinars aimed to engage the youth, particularly junior and senior high school students in agriculture. The Online Youth Engagement in Agriculture program aims o provide a platform for advancement in agricultural engagement among students of public senior high schools. The latest installment is a webinar entitled, “Bt-ful Solution: Science, Safety and Potential Benefits of Bt Corn”,

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