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The Women and Solidarity Economics Hyderabad Seminar

Final report of the Women and Solidarity Economics seminar co-hosted by the Center for World Solidarity (Secunderabad, India) and the Women and Economy Workshop, Alliance for a Responsible, Plural and United World. The seminar took place in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India from January 9-11 2004.

Josée Belleau, January 2004

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Summary :

The report is a summary of participant’s presentations and discussions over 3 days. The first section of the report presents experiences in organic farming in different regions which leads to a discussion on the features of gender-based sustainable agriculture. The following section focuses on diverse small scale credit, trade and production practices, concluding with a discussion on women’s autonomy and control in micro-credit.