August 18, 2017

For women farmers in India, digital is the way to go!

For farmers’ organization (FOs) in India, one of the key areas of emphasis in the recent years has been the use of technology by grassroots women […]
August 18, 2017

SALT Farming: A boon for Meghalaya farmers

Growing crops is a challenge in the hilly terrain of Assam-India. To counter this, Sloping Agriculture and Land Technology (SALT) has been introduced as an alternative […]
August 18, 2017

SEWA-Kerala eases the life of fisherwomen in Ernakulum

Women in the Fishery Sector are afflicted by a lot many bottlenecks like unhygienic market conditions, apathy towards the sector in general and women in particular, […]
May 31, 2017

SEWA Roundtable on “Sustainable Agriculture – Nexus between Energy, Agriculture, Work and Women”

Monday 22nd May, 2017 : The African Development Bank invited SEWA to host the Roundtable to discuss the nexus between Energy, Agriculture, Work and Women at it’s Annual […]
September 16, 2016

SEWA signs MOU with FAO

SEWA in India has signed a memorandum of understanding last September 13 with FAO “to intensify joint efforts aimed at building the capacities of the rural […]
May 31, 2016

FAO and India’s SEWA seek closer cooperation to boost rural women’s access to land, skills and financial resources

27 May 2016, Rome – FAO said today it will engage in a strategic partnership with India’s Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) in order to optimize its […]
May 27, 2016

South Africa says Namaste to Ahlan!

(REPOSTED FROM GFAR’S BLOG) South Africa says Namaste to Ahlan! Posted on April 8, 2016 by Showkat Blogs Johannesburg, South Africa, 7 April 2016 – Achieving food […]
February 19, 2016

Rural Women Enterprise: Experience from India

Smita Bhatnagar from India in South Asia shares experiences and lessons in developing and runnning a women-led agriculture enterprise (17 Feb 2016, Sixth Farmers’ Forum, IFAD, […]
April 27, 2015

Urgent call for support to farmers in India

Greetings from SEWA! You all might be aware of the situation of farmers in India today. The farmer suicides are on rise. The reality of our […]