Gender inequality is holding back 1.7 billion rural women and girls.
Let’s see what happens when we level the field.
Lu Yanne is leading a collective of women in Chad to produce and market their sesame seed oil successfully.
More school children are eating well because of Rekha, a business innovator in India who through a women’s cooperative is making nutrition bars with local rice.
Irma, a young Q’eqchi woman and farmer from Guatemala, is working to reforest over 400 hectares of land damaged by climate change, illegal logging and fires.
Celebrate a woman in your life who grows food!
We’re listening to and sharing the stories of rural women around the world who are finding new ways to grow crops, start businesses, feed their families and send their children to school.
Show your solidarity by uploading a photo or video of an inspiring woman in your life who grows food for others, and ask your friends and family to do the same.