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Empowering Women and Youth

A farmer in Ethiopia receives a certificate after completing a course on wheat rust management

ICARDA empowers women and youth so that these often marginalized groups can gain new knowledge, benefit from innovations, and secure access to new market opportunities. Through training and technical assistance, women and youth are given the tools and expertise to lead fulfilling and productive lives, thereby contributing to the wellbeing of their households and communities.

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ICARDA is raising the capacity of women farmers in Afghanistan, enhancing their contributions to food security and household income. 
On International Day for Rural Women we call for empowerment strategies that reflect women's immediate needs and priorities.