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Centre for Rural Economy/Global Challenges Academy International Seminar

Speaker: Dr Jemimah Njuki, Senior Program Specialist, Canada’s International Development Research Centre

For better or for worse? The impact of development programmes on African women farmers

Date/Time: 23 October 2017; 17:30-19:00

Venue: Clement Stephenson Lecture Theatre, Agriculture Building, Newcastle University

Speaker: Dr Jemimah Njuki, Senior Program Specialist, Canada’s International Development Research Centre

Dr Njuki is a Senior Program Specialist at Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), where she manages a portfolio of agriculture and food security programs. She previously led CARE USA’s Women in Agriculture program, and the gender, poverty and impact program at the International Livestock Research Institute. She has published widely on gender and women’s empowerment, value chain and market development. She is Founding Editor in Chief of the Journal of Gender, Agriculture and Food Security.

To register, email: susan.bradley@ncl.ac.uk

published on: 11 September 2017