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Development In Focus: Senegal’s Women Rice Farmers

Graham Watson

8th March 2024

Lots of interesting little contributory factors to economic development in this IFC clip: female participation - and their importance to the labour force, food security and the returns to investment in female education and training and, the positive externalities that this helps generate. A lovely example of how development economics can simultaneously be both simple and complex

Graham Watson

Graham Watson has taught Economics for over twenty years. He contributes to tutor2u, reads voraciously and is interested in all aspects of Teaching and Learning.

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