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Ending Machismo in Cuban Agriculture

Blog | Feb 4, 2016

By Justine Williams[1] Women comprise 45% of the world’s agricultural force, but make up less than 20% of its land-holders,…

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Protect Female Farmworkers

Blog | Jan 20, 2016

By Jose R. Padilla and David Bacon NY Times, JAN. 19, 2016 Oakland, Calif. – ACROSS the country, some 400,000…