Online Forums and Communities
Join discussions about food security, nutrition, and other relevant areas.
CHW Central is an online community of practice that brings together program managers, experts, practitioners, researchers, and supporters of CHW programs. The website is a virtual meeting place to share resources and experiences and to discuss and develop questions and ideas on CHW programs and policy.
Center for Design and Research in Sustainability (CEDARS)
The Center for Design and Research in Sustainability (CEDARS) pursues excellence in planning and measuring sustainability in health and social development initiatives.
The CMAM Forum was created in response to increasing demand from practitioners and experts in the management of acute malnutrition to centralise on-going efforts worldwide to tackle the problem of acute malnutrition.
CORE Group convenes and expands the CORE Group Community Health Network, Working Groups, and Practitioner Academy in order to share and create knowledge, build partnerships, and improve skills of the global public health workforce.
Eldis (Institute of Development Studies)
Eldis is an online information service providing free access to relevant, up-to-date and diverse research on international development issues.
EN-NET (Emergency Nutrition Network)
en-net was established primarily to enable field practitioners in remote locations to have access to prompt technical advice for operational challenges for which answers are not readily accessible in current guidelines. It also provides space for informal peer to peer discussions of approaches to challenging or atypical situations and innovative technical responses.
FRAME, Natural Resource Management Communities (USAID's Capitalizing Knowledge Connecting Communities Project)
FRAME is an online community where more than 3,000 global members share knowledge, learn about upcoming events and connect with other professionals dedicated to the fields of environment and natural resource management.
Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition (FAO)
The Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition “FSN Forum” is an online venue for multi-stakeholder dialogue where policy decisions on food security and nutrition are collectively inspired, developed and linked with practice.
Health Unbound (mHealth Alliance)
Health UnBound hosts workshops and events geared towards supplementing skills essential in becoming a successful medical entrepreneur and exposing as many people as possible to many possibilities in the world of medical entrepreneurship.
Interaction Working Groups
InterAction convenes a wide variety of issue-based working groups where members gather to discuss and share vital information, receive training and produce joint materials or products.
Knowledge Management for Development (KM4Dev) is a community of international development practitioners who are interested in knowledge management and knowledge sharing issues and approaches.
The SEEP Network is a global network of international practitioner organizations dedicated to combating poverty through promoting inclusive markets and financial systems.
Sustainable Health Outcomes Group (SHOUT)
Members of the CEDARS community of practice is a forum for health programmers and researchers interested in advancing practical learning about sustainability in community-oriented health and development programs.
XCeval is a listserv for persons interested in issues associated with international and cross-cultural evaluation.
Zunia Knowledge Exchange (Development Gateway)
Zunia provides a space of knowledge-sharing among development practitioners worldwide. Users can access and post news, events, best practices and publications that are searchable online and receive e-mail alerts on topics of their interest.