Women's Empowerment in Agriculture Index

The Women Empowerment Index in Agriculture (WEAI) is used to measure women's empowerment, agency and inclusion in agriculture in five domains: - decisions about agricultural production, - access to and decision-making power over productive resources, - control over use of income, - leadership in the community - time use. The tool also measures women’s empowerment relative to men within their households.

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Website http://www.ifpri.org/book-9075/ourwork/program/weai-resource-center
Contributing organisations International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI)
Contact person Annet Mulema
Alternate contact Jemimah Njuki, Elizabeth Waithanji
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