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ANDE ESEA/MEDA: Sustainable Agriculture Learning Lab #7
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ANDE ESEA/MEDA: Sustainable Agriculture Learning Lab #7

 Export to Your Calendar 5/28/2020
When: May 28, 2020
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Contact: Andrea Skinner
+66 82 249 2542

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 ANDE ESEA Sustainable Agriculture Learning Lab #7

Co-led by MEDA

Gender-inclusive agribusiness development in Myanmar
Thursday, May 28th, 2020 | 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM (GMT + 6:30) 
 





The Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) invites you to join the seventh regional Learning Lab on Sustainable Agriculture to discuss challenges and best practices in Agriculture Small and Growing Business (SGB) in East and Southeast Asia. This lab series aims to bring together stakeholders - ANDE members and key players in the agriculture ecosystem - to discuss key global and regional challenges ranging from agri-business model, sustainable finance innovation, role of women as sustainable consumer and investor, agtech and roles of technology in tackling climate change, energy access, and food security in the region. 

This session will present and explore successes and challenges in gender-inclusive agri-business growth and development. Featured speakers include representatives along the value chain: women producers, small businesses, and larger agribusinesses.


Objectives

  • Promote new gender-inclusive approaches and practices in order to increase adoption within the sector

  • Connect key stakeholder actors working in sustainable agriculture sector in Myanmar with an increased opportunity for rural participation

 

Agenda: 

 

9:00 AM - Welcome and Introduction to the Session

9:10 AM - The Business Case for Gender Inclusive Sustainable Agriculture


                 Hear from companies on how their gender responsive practices have resulted in benefits for the company and women

 

9:40 AM - Women in Agriculture 

   
                 Hear from women on the ground speak about their experience and recommend potential solutions to address gender equity in the sector

 

10:10 AM - Interactive Session

 

10:25 AM -  Closing/Eval

 

 

  



 

ANDE ESEA Sustainable Agriculture Learning Lab #7 Session is co-led by

           

 

ANDE ESEA Sustainable Agriculture Learning Lab Co-leaders: