In Tajikistan, women contribute significantly to agriculture, but does agricultural work contribute significantly to women’s agency?
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United States of America
What roles do women play in Tajikistan’s agricultural sector? Does participation in agriculture contribute to women’s agency? These are the questions we try to answer in a new working paper. The study shows that women are involved in many aspects of agricultural production and marketing, but this work in agriculture translates only to a limited extent in further decision making on household economic matters or other areas.