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A Consultation/Validation Workshop entitled "Recommendations for Gender Mainstreaming through the USAID/Sweden FARMA II Project" was organized in Sarajevo.

At the workshop, the project team presented the results of the Gender Assessment to a group of women and men involved in primary production and food processing. Representatives of gender institutions from state, entities and Brcko District BiH also participated in the workshop.

Following the presentation there was a lively discussion of the findings and recommendations included in the Gender Assessment. The reactions of participants were generally positive and they agreed with preliminary findings. Participants’ comments and recommendations  have been used to fine tune the Gender Assessment.