Capacity building is a prerequisite to advocacy: An experience from Tanzania

On 13 September 2017, researchers from the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), in partnership with the Tanzanian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries (MALF) and Tanzania Civil Society Forum on Climate Change (FORUMCC), had the privilege of presenting findings of a recent study on gender integration in agriculture and natural resource policies to Members of Parliament (MPs). A key lesson was learnt during the process: gender is still a controversial topic for policymakers in the country.
Issue: Agroecology Typology: Policies
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