This paper is intended as a guide to consideration of gender equality in projects where we collaborate with companies and other stakeholders in existing supply chains to promote responsible practice.
This guidance is intended for projects or programmes where we are convenors, facilitators, and/or trainers for a process of bringing together representatives of different sectors, working toward a common goal.
This guidance is intended for projects where Proforest supports the development and/or implementation of responsible sourcing policy commitments around soft commodities (e.g. soy, beef, palm oil) or forest products.
This guidance is intended to be used when we do fieldwork visits. This may include visiting processing plants, plantations, communities, independent producers’ farms, and other stakeholders such as NGOs.
Gender and Social Inclusion Analysis of Customary Practices in Oil Palm Producing Areas and the Africa Palm Oil Initiative process in Ghana1 October 2018
Afua Appiah | Proforest
Gender considerations are essential in natural resource management. In Ghana’s oil palm-producing regions, women and men often have different rights and access, especially where customary laws on land...