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Gender Gap Shrinks in Agricultural Research in Africa South of the Sahara (Channel Africa)

Nov 22, 2017

Channel Africa, the radio arm of South Africa Broadcasting Corporation, interviewed Agriculture Science and Technology Indicators (ASTI)'s Program Head, Nienke Beintema, on her latest research related to shrinking gender gap in agricultural research in Africa south of the Sahara. In the radio broadcast, Beintema explained despite improvement in number of women joining research in some countries, international community still needs to find ways to address structural issues that impede their participation.