Women are increasingly becoming involved in agriculture sector professions. However, many organizations do not foster an environment that is welcoming, inclusive, and supportive of the advancement of women in agriculture.
Female empowerment without tackling toxic masculinity is self-defeating and creates a vicious cycle of gender inequality.
Barriers exist for women getting involved in Kenyan politics. Dr. Akala emphasizes the role of cultural and structure factors, and she identifies how benchmarks are not fully being met.