Agritourism as a Tool for Rural Development and Women’s Empowerment

Agritourism has the potential to empower women around the world, especially in rural communities. Join community leaders who are initiating this work in Uganda, North Macedonia, Peru and the United States. We’ll also hear from researchers who are studying the role of gender in agritourism around the globe. Moderator: Claudia Schmidt, Pennsylvania State University (USA) Speakers: Claudia Gil Arroyo, North Carolina State University (USA); Maria Baryamujura, COBATI (Uganda); Elena Mladenovska Jelenkovic, CEO of M6 Educational Center, Executive Center of Wines of Macedonia (North Macedonia).