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how can gender mainstreaming be assured in organizations?

Gender mainstreaming can be assured at the organizations by including specific emphasis on womens' issues in the mandate of the organizations.

Women in agriculture

Women in agriculture

Women constitute approximately 70% of the agricultural labour force and perform more than 70% of farm labour in less industrialised Asia. In India, women constitute approximately 50% of agricultural and livestock workers. A general pattern in India and throughout Asia is that the poorer the area, the higher women's contribution, largely as subsistence farmers who work small pieces of land of less than 0.2 hectares.

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