The Role of Rural Women in Sustainable Development: A Malaysian Experience

  • Maimunah Ismail
Part of the Frauen · Gesellschaft · Kritik book series (FGK)


This paper examines the role of rural women in sustainable development in Malaysia. The role will be discussed in relation to a) women’s labour force participation in agriculture development; b) women as beneficiaries of public health services; c) women in income-generating activities; and d) women in female-headed households.


Public Health Service Female Worker Rural Woman Public Health Facility Agriculture Sector 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maimunah Ismail
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  1. 1.Department of Extension EducationSerdangMalaysia

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