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PLA Notes CD-ROM 1988-2001 6 Women prefer lunchtime
Document begins: PLA Notes CD-ROM 19882001 6 Women prefer lunchtime Claus Euler Introduction Results During a recent training for Project Village The results showed that different gender Committee (PVC) members in the Rural groups preferred different times. The two Family and Child Welfare Project (RFCWP)1, women's groups both preferred 1-3 pm, while an exercise was conducted among 27 the men ranked 11 am - 1 pm as being most participants (23 women and 6 men) from three suitable. For both women's groups their villages of Charghat Subdistrict to find out the preferred time coincided with the staff's lunch best time of day for visits by project break, which is officially from 1-1.30 pm, but supervisors. This note is an account of the is usually extended to at least a full hour. method used. Women start to prepare the food for lunch at 9 am, and would prefer the supervisors to come Method after cooking time, when they just have to serve the meal. Considering that travelling to and from the villages takes some time, the The participants were divided into three groups according to gender. Two women's women's first choice would hardly ever be groups were formed, to allow a ...