Added by on 2016-04-15

Doña María Elena Pop, leader of the Pocomchí Farmers’ Association in Guatemala, speaks about the importance of supporting women’s associations and highlights the work of United Nations agencies in this area. Her association has already benefited from a joint project involving UN Women and the Rome-based agencies, World Food Programme, Food and Agriculture Organization and the International Fund for Agricultural Development. The project, Accelerating Progress Towards the Economic Empowerment of Rural Women, aims to improve food security and nutrition for women farmers while helping them boost their income through advanced farming techniques. Produced by FAO with UN Women’s support. Related PostsAfrican Farmers Association showcase black women productsWomen rice farmers of AfricaMr. Alhagie Basse Mbodge National President Gambia Farmers AssociationEjisu-Juaben & Afigya Kwabere Pig Farmers AssociationAdded Value: Direct Marketing for Farmers and RanchersThe smart Trick of The National Gardening Association That Nobody is Talking About

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