Transforming access to finance in agriculture

In the Middle East and Africa (MEA), agriculture is a social and economic linchpin. Nine of the world’s top ten countries with the highest agriculture-generated GDP (up to 56 per cent) are in MEA. Around 500 million people – 28 per cent of the regional population –...

How Technology Can Empower Women in Agriculture

Research by UN Women shows that if women had the same access to productive resources as men, female farmers could increase their yield up to 30%. Improved technologies have the potential to not only attract women and youth to agriculture, but also increase yields and...