Tagged with "Gender"

  • Gender empowerment profits from Kenya’s women leadership, financial literacy and decision-making programs in tea

    IDH is proud to share positive first results from field-level projects in partnership with Unilever Tea Kenya and James Finlays Kenya, coordinated through the Gender Empowerment Platform in the Kenyan…

    Gender empowerment profits from Kenya’s women leadership, financial literacy and decision-making programs in tea
  • IDH Farmfit provides business data on services’ impact on food security and nutrition

    Smallholder resilience, as we define it at IDH, are farming households that earn a decent living income, are food secure, climate resilient and inclusive of all farming members…

    IDH Farmfit provides business data on services’ impact on food security and nutrition
  • Brewing up climate resilience in the coffee sector

    This resource provides clarity, on the most pressing challenges related to changing climate in coffee. It highlights opportunities through examples of successful interventions, and catalyzes investments, by connecting coffee industry…

    Brewing up climate resilience in the coffee sector
  • IDH launches reports to identify partnership opportunities to scale positive impact in the cotton sector in Maharashtra

    IDH, The Sustainable Trade Initiative launched its reports – ‘Towards Doubling Cotton Farmer Incomes‘ and ‘Business Case for Gender Mainstreaming in Cotton’ on May 9, 2019 in Mumbai,…

    IDH launches reports to identify partnership opportunities to scale positive impact in the cotton sector in Maharashtra
  • Business case for gender mainstreaming in cotton in Maharashtra

    Women play a critical role in cotton cultivation. To assess their potential, IDH commissioned ‘Business case for gender mainstreaming in cotton in Maharashtra’ report, which presents…

    Business case for gender mainstreaming in cotton in Maharashtra
  • Gender equality comes to fruition in Costa Rica and Honduras

    Following the success of the gender initiative in the flower industry, IDH is now supporting fruit and fresh produce company Fyffes to implement gender equality programs in Costa Rica and Honduras.

    Gender equality comes to fruition in Costa Rica and Honduras
  • Coffee as a Family Business: Tanzania

    In Tanzania, IDH and partners are providing trainings in agronomy and access to finance for women in coffee farming households. This short film provides an example of women that are…

    Coffee as a Family Business: Tanzania
  • Increased gender awareness

    In India, as part of a broader gender sensitization activity across IDH programs, 2,000 field facilitators have been trained on gender awareness in their work. Through their trainings, the field…

    Increased gender awareness
  • IDH4Gender – The Tea and Flower Experiences

    In Kenya and Ethiopia, the tea and flowers programs work towards safer and more gender-equal workplaces. Hear from our partners why they find it important to work towards a gender-balanced…

    IDH4Gender – The Tea and Flower Experiences
  • Farming families, the cornerstone of sustainable cocoa

    Boosting the sustainability of the cocoa sector has until now focused on working with smallholder cocoa farmers including farmer cooperatives which are largely dominated by men. Agricultural services, trainings and…

    Farming families, the cornerstone of sustainable cocoa