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Federal Women's Program

403.11 Policy

It is NRCS policy to conduct a positive and continuing FWP that provides equal employment opportunity for women in all personnel management policies and practices, as well as in NRCS-sponsored programs and activities.

403.12 Program Objectives

A. Increase the total number of women employed in professional, administrative, and technical occupations.

B. Eliminate concentrations of women in single-interval occupational series, to diversify and create advancement opportunities throughout all occupational levels and disciplines.

C. Encourage the participation of women in all NRCS- sponsored programs and activities.

Part 403 - Special Emphasis Programs - Subpart C - Federal Women's Program

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Jessica Benavides-Paredes, Federal Women's Program Manager
Phone:  361.325.2236