Women’s Empowerment among the Extremely Poor: Evidence from the Impact Evaluation of Red UNIDOS in Colombia

Currently, 9.1 per cent of Colombia’s population lives in extreme poverty. Poverty is more prevalent in rural areas, where it reaches 19.1 per cent (DANE 2012). In Colombia women are more affected by extreme poverty than men, which can be explained by gender gaps in the labour market. While female l...

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Autores Principales: Martínez-Restrepo, Susana, Mejía, Juan C., Enríquez, Erika
Publicado: 2016
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Acceso en línea:http://hdl.handle.net/11445/2980