Scientific Summaries


Scientific Summary No. 24

The latest scientific summary is dealing with the fact that women are significant users of forest products, they rarely make an input into forestry decision making,

Forestry has always been regarded as an arena mainly for men's work, business and governance, there is a huge lack of gender awareness in the sector. Raising gender awareness in forestry was a main objective of the Gender and Forestry Seminar and Workshop held in Umeå, Sweden, from June 17 – 21, 2006.

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