Feminisation, Agricultural Transition and rural Employment


Feminisation, Agricultural Transition and rural Employment:

Social and political conditions of asset-building in the context of export-led agriculture and alternative income generating opportunities (FATE project)

Prof. Dr. Heinzpeter Znoj, Interdisciplinary Center for Gender Studies ICFG, University of Bern, Switzerland (Main applicant)
Dr. Eliud Abucheli Birachi, International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), Rwanda, Dr. Elizabeth Jimenez Zamora, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, Bolivia, Dr. Saithong Phommavong, National University of Laos, Lao PDR, Dr. Bishnu Raj Upreti, Nepal Centre for Contemporary Research (NCCR), Nepal (co-applicants)
Dr. Sarah Cook, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD), Switzerland, Dr. Sabin Bieri, Centre for Development and Environment CDE, University of Bern (further applicants); Dr. Sabin Bieri, CDE University of Bern, Project management; Christine Bigler MASc, (Research Team)

2014-2016 (Phase I), 2017-2019 (Phase II)

The Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development (r4d programme), jointly funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF).

FATE Project