Jessica Heckert

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

1201 Eye St, NW,

Washington, DC 20005

United States

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

The Time-Use Agency Scale: Development and Validation of a Measure for Ghana and Beyond

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Feb 2022
Emory University, Emory University - Department of Psychology, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Emory University and Emory University - Hubert Dept. of Global Health | Dept. of Sociology
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Time use, time poverty, empowerment, scale validation, mixed methods

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IFAD RESEARCH SERIES 44 Gender, Rural Youth and Structural Transformation: Evidence to Inform Innovative Youth Programming

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 10 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2020
University of Oxford - Department of International Development, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), IFPRI’s Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Group-Related Collective Agency Scales (GCAS-23 and GCAS-12) – Full and Short Form Scales for Construct Measurement

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 09 Mar 2022
Emory University, Emory University, Emory University - Department of Psychology, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Emory University - Hubert Dept. of Global Health | Dept. of Sociology
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Group-related collective agency, collective action, women’s empowerment, measurement, item response theory

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Development of the Project-Level Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index (Pro-WEAI)

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1796
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 04 Feb 2019
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cultural Practice, LLC, University of Oxford and Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Hubert Department of Global Health
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agricultural development, empowerment, gender, women, gender equality, agency, multidimensional measurement, women's empowerment

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Measurement Properties of the Project-Level: Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1798
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 03 May 2019
Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Hubert Department of Global Health, Department of Psychology, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Hubert Department of Global Health, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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agricultural development, measurement, Sustainable Development Goals, empowerment, gender, women

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Explaining the Gender Gap in Profits Among Entrepreneurs in Malawi

IFPRI Discussion Paper 2014
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2021
Millennium Challenge Corporation, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Bank, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Millennium Challenge Corporation
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MALAWI, SOUTHERN AFRICA, AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA, AFRICA, gender, women, businesses, enterprises, performance, entrepreneurs

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A Qualitative Assessment of a Gender-Sensitive Agricultural Training Program in Benin: Findings on Program Experience and Women’s Empowerment across Key Agricultural Value Chains

IFPRI Discussion Paper 2005, February 2021
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 30 Mar 2021
Sarah Eissler, Ampa Diatta, Jessica Heckert and Caitlin Nordehn
Independent, affiliation not provided to SSRN, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and TechnoServe
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Benin, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa, Empowerment, Gender, Women, Women's Empowerment, Agriculture, Agricultural Extension, Value Chains, Training, Decision Making, Capacity Building, Agricultural Value Chains, Market Access, Agricultural Training

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Examining the Implementation of Multisectoral Programs: The SELEVER Process Evaluation

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1873
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 22 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2020
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), AfricSanté, International Food Policy Research Institute, affiliation not provided to SSRN, AfricSanté, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Independent, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and AfricSanté
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nutrition women, children, child nutrition, child health, health, maternal nutrition

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Gender Dynamics, Women’s Empowerment, and Diets: Qualitative Findings From an Impact Evaluation of a Nutrition-Sensitive Poultry Value Chain Intervention in Burkina Faso

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1913, 2020
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Apr 2020
Independent, AfricSanté, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), AFRICSanté, AFRICSanté, AFRICSanté, AfricSanté, AfricSanté and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Empowerment, Women, Gender, Agriculture, Nutrition, Value Chains, Poultry, Diet

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Analysis of the Drivers of Change in Women’s Anemia in Tanzania 2005–2015

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1875
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Oct 2019
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), CGIAR - Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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nutrition, anaemia, women, regression analysis, nutrition policy

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The Impact of an Integrated Value Chain Intervention on Household Poultry Production in Burkina Faso: Evidence From a Randomized Controlled Trial

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1919
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 11 May 2020
Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute, AfricSanté, AfricSanté, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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poultry, livestock production, gender, women, empowerment, nutrition, child nutrition, value chains, poultry feeding, households, intervention, diet, livestock

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Accounting for the Rapid Reduction of Child Stunting in Tanzania Over 2005–2016

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1874
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Oct 2019
CGIAR - Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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malnutrition, HIV infections, malaria, health, children, child nutrition, diet

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Gendered Participation in Poultry Value Chains: Qualitative Findings From an Impact Evaluation of Nutrition-Sensitive Poultry Value Chain Intervention in Burkina Faso

IFPRI Discussion paper 1928, 2020
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Jun 2020
Independent, AfricSanté, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), AFRICSanté, AFRICSanté, AFRICSanté, AfricSanté, AfricSanté and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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nutrition, empowerment, gender, women, value chains, poultry, diet, health

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Exploring Gendered Experiences of Time-Use Agency in Benin, Malawi, and Nigeria as a New Concept to Measure Women’s Empowerment

IFPRI Discussion Paper 02003, February 2021
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Mar 2021
Independent, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Emory University and Emory University - Hubert Dept. of Global Health | Dept. of Sociology
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Benin, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa, Malawi, Southern Africa, Nigeria, Empowerment, Gender, Women, Women’s Empowerment, Poverty, Time, Qualitative Techniques, Agencies, Time Use, Time Poverty, Qualitative Methods, Time-Use Agency

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Understanding the Role of Different Program Components of a Nutrition Sensitive Intervention in Mediating Impact: Applying Causal Mediation Analysis to Experimental Evidence From Burkina Faso

IFPRI Discussion Paper 2072
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Feb 2022
Jessica Heckert, Jessica Leight, Josué Awonon and Aulo Gelli
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Tufts University and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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poultry production, gender, structural equation modeling

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'It Takes Two': Women’s Empowerment in Agricultural Value Chains in Malawi

IFPRI Discussion Paper 2006 (2021)
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 30 Mar 2021
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cultural Practice, LLC, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Department of Public Policy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), IDinsight and Independent Consultant
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Malawi, Southern Africa, Africa South Of Sahara, Africa, empowerment, gender, women, women's empowerment, agricultural value chains, value chains, training, market access

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Developing Survey-Based Measures of Gendered Freedom of Movement for Use in Studies of Agricultural Value Chains

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1966
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Dec 2020
Jessica Heckert, Emily Myers and Hazel Jean Malapit
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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empowerment, gender, women, women's empowerment, value chains, policies surveys, freedom of movement, agricultural value chains, women’s economic participation

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Staying Afloat in the Milk Business: Borrowing and Selling on Credit Among Informal Milk Vendors in Nairobi

IFPRI Discussion Paper 2039
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Aug 2021
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Gender at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)
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KENYA, EAST AFRICA, AFRICA OF SOUTH SAHARA, milk production, enterprises, credit, microenterprises, gender, agricultural value chains, informal sector, qualitative analysis

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Does the UN Joint Program for Rural Women’s Economic Empowerment (JP RWEE) deliver on its empowerment objectives?

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Discussion Paper Series 2131
Number of pages: 95
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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women's empowerment, cultural heritage, labour, social behaviour, employment, gender equity, gender, livelihoods , impact assessment, agriculture, interventions, ethiopia, kyrgyzstan, nepal, niger

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Can agricultural development projects empower women? A synthesis of mixed methods evaluations using pro-WEAI in the gender, agriculture, and assets project (phase 2) portfolio

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Discussion Paper Series 2137
Number of pages: 84
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Oxford - Department of International Development, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cultural Practice, LLC, affiliation not provided to SSRN, International Food Policy Research Institute and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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SOUTH ASIA, WEST AFRICA, AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA, AFRICA, EAST AFRICA, women's empowerment, gender equality, agriculture, impact assessment, impact evaluation, agricultural development projects

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Can a gender-sensitive integrated poultry value chain and nutrition intervention among the rural poor increase women’s empowerment in Burkina Faso?

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Discussion Paper Series 2144
Number of pages: 44
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH), AfricSanté, AfricSanté, AfricSanté and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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BURKINA FASO, WEST AFRICA, AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA, AFRICA, agriculture, agricultural development, agricultural policies, agricultural value chains, food systems, value chains, health, nutrition, women, gender, training, market access, mixed-methods research, pro-WEAI