LEGS is pleased to announce that the first webinar in its upcoming series is open for registration:
Gender and Livestock in Emergencies
Thursday 15th October 2020 at 12 noon GMT (1pm British Summer Time)
Presenters: Karin de Jonge and Lucy Maarse
Understanding gender roles and addressing specific gender-related needs and vulnerabilities can lead to improved outcomes for livestock-based humanitarian action, in terms of protecting women’s assets, addressing their priorities, and overcoming cultural and economic barriers. The webinar will include a summary of current trends and thinking regarding gender and humanitarian action, and its relevance for livestock related humanitarian interventions.
Please register at the following link:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about how to join the webinar.
The LEGS Discussion Paper on Gender and Livestock in Emergencies, written by Karin de Jonge and Lucy Maarse, will be available prior to the webinar on the LEGS website resources page and will also be advertised via the LEGS mailing list.
We look forward to you joining us.
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