An exploration of gender equity in household: A case from a peatland-based community in Riau, Indonesia
Gender roles in peatland-based communities livelihoods are an important factor in livelihood vulnerability due to challenging characteristics for conducting agriculture in this area. This article reports on a study of gender roles in Riau Province in 7 villages in 3 districts, aiming to identify significant attributes that determining gender equity at the household level. The data was collected through structured interviews in 221 households, in-depth interviews and Focus Group Discussions in every village.
Topic: gender, livelihoods, peatlands, households, agriculture