Ending poverty: Learning from good practices of small and marginal farmers

This publication is intended for Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) staff and other development practitioners. The publication records experiences gained and good practices identified by participants, and summarizes the lessons learned by drawing on the experiences of smallholder female farmers in India. The publication also documents the models that make SEWA of India an exemplary organization in addressing grass-roots issues using a needs-based, capacity-development approach.

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Asia and the Pacific; India

Subject area(s): Economic empowerment; Rural women; Poverty

Resource type: Best practices

Resource year: 2013

Publishing entities: Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO); Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) of India