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On October 10, 2016, USAID’s Office of Food for Peace, the largest provider of food assistance in the world, marked a milestone: we launched a new 10-year food assistance and food security strategy. Developed in partnership with our stakeholders, the strategy reaffirms a shared vision of a world... Read More
Are you experiencing Assumption Agony? Running from Rationales? Is you head spinning with regard to the presentation of recommended TOC narrative content? You are not alone...and TOPS is here to help! TOPS Strategic Learning Advisor, Laurie Starr, will host one online and three in-person refresher... Read More
The Strengthening Capacity in Agriculture, Livelihoods, and Environment (SCALE) Program is a five-year Associate Award funded by the USAID Office of Food for Peace (FFP) from January 2018-January 2023. Implemented by Mercy Corps in collaboration with Save the Children, this program builds on... Read More
The TOPS Program is pleased to announce the launch of the TOPS WASH Associate Award program led by Save the Children and funded by the USAID Office of Food for Peace (FFP). This new FFP/TOPS initiative is a five-year award aimed at strengthening the effectiveness and sustainability of WASH... Read More
USAID Office of Food for Peace (FFP) have updated their website with a new look, new webpages and new features! Their weblink has been changed to https://www.usaid.gov/food-assistance. Please note their updated navigation menu on the page, with updated page links listed below.  Find the formerly... Read More
The Food Aid Quality Review (FAQR) Project at Tufts University will host the Food Assistance for Nutrition Evidence Summit. This event will synthesize the current state of research on food assistance for nutrition, facilitate dialogue on key policy and program-relevant findings, and identify... Read More
As many of you may have known, The TOPS Program award was slated to expire on 31 January 2018. As you can see, we are still here. I am happy to report that, after almost seven and a half years of delivering learning, capacity strengthening, stakeholder consultations and many other services, TOPS... Read More
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) is now accepting applications for the 2018 McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition program, which support feeding of school-aged children, reduces hunger, promotes literacy (especially for girls),... Read More
Food Security and Agriculture Core is a new, in-person course developed by USAID's Bureau for Food Security (BFS) that seeks to improve nutrition and resilience program development and implementation. It highlights BFS priorities and key approaches to meet requirements of the Global Food Security... Read More
Nutrition-sensitive agriculture is an important part of ending malnutrition through multi-sectoral action. The Accelerating Behavior Change in Nutrition-Sensitive Agriculture online training is a one to two-day course for people who design and implement agriculture projects, including those focused... Read More

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