R-x/98 Labour situation and strategies of farm women in diversified rural areas of Europe
Final EU-report (AIR CT94-2414) Greet Overbeek, Sophia Efstratoglou, Marit S. Haugen and Elena Saraceno: Labour situation and strategies of farm women in diversified rural areas of Europe. Final EU-report (AIR CT94-2414). December 1998 This report presents the final results of the DEMETRA research on the labour situation and strategies of farm women in diversified rural areas in Europe. The resarch was carried out against the background of the changing context in rural areas, of which the developments in agriculture play a particular role. The study is a result of a joint initiative of the Agricultural Economics Research Institute (the Netherlands), the Agricultural University of Athens (Greece), the Centre for Rural Research (Norway) and the Centre for Economic and Social Research (Italy). The research project was funded by EU’s Directorate General VI (European Agro-Industrial Research AIR). The Ministry of Agriculture, Nature conservation and Fisheries in the Netherlands and the Ministry of Agriculture in Norway have contributed to the national funds.