Rural Women

World marks International Day of Rural Women 2019 on Tuesday

Mon, 14 Oct 2019 - 09:34 GMT

The world will mark on Tuesday the International Day of Rural Women 2019 which will be held under the rubric "Rural Women and Girls Building Climate Resilience".

CSW’s 62nd session focuses on empowering rural women

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 - 12:09 GMT

The 62nd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW 62) kicks off on Monday, shedding light on actions required by governments and the international community to achieve gender justice, especially for rural women and girls.

Learn the facts about rural women and girls

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 - 01:29 GMT

Rural women face multiple forms of discrimination as they have limited access to land and productive resources despite doing most of the household care