Working towards these commitments
Secure Tenure Rights
Strong Small-Scale Farming Systems
Equal land rights for women
FVTM empowers rural women to become recognized active members and leaders, both in their communities and households. It supports women groups with trainings and by increasing their awareness on their rights. FVTM is committed to improve rural women's livelihoods and long-term involvement in social, economic and cultural initiatives. More particularly, it supports rural women social movements at national and international level.
The FVTM aims to sustainably improve the lives of rural women and to promote their empowerment in social, economic, civic and cultural life in a sustainable manner. It does so by addressing the following specific objectives :
1) To promote and defend the rights of rural women in society given the important role they play in the local, regional and national levels.
2) To ensure that rural women can take on their full responsibilities within their families and communities.
3) To promote and strengthen the social movement of rural women at national and international level.
Rural women targeted by FVTM's awareness activities.