U.S. Department Of State Blog Posts Commemorate International Women’s Day

U.S. Department of State’s “DipNote”: International Women’s Day
Secretary of State John Kerry commemorates International Women’s Day, recognized on March 8, writing, “[W]e have a responsibility to stand united and work together in the ongoing struggle for the rights of women and girls worldwide so that they may live full, healthy, and productive lives” (3/7).

U.S. Department of State’s “DipNote”: Does Gender Equality Matter in Agriculture? Yes! Here’s Why
To mark International Women’s Day, Tjada McKenna, assistant to the administrator in USAID’s Bureau for Food Security¬† and deputy coordinator for development for Feed the Future, discusses the role and challenges of women in agriculture (3/6).