Promoting Gender-responsive Agriculture System in Nepal


Sagar GC

April 2023


Gender responsive agriculture system refers to the system where agriculture communities are free of inequalities and agricultural policies, plans and programs, that are designed and formulated, treat men and women equally in terms of decision making, practices, innovation and work benefits. Gender responsive agriculture is an approach to farming that recognizes and addresses the different needs, preferences, and constraints faced by men and women in agricultural production. It takes into account genderbased differences and promote gender equality as well as women’s empowerment.