USAID's Offices of Food for Peace (FFP) and Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) have contracted McKinsey to conduct a review of options for how these two offices can better organize themselves to be fit for purpose in today's humanitarian crises. The consultants are tasked with reviewing 3... Read More
The TOPS/FSN Network Knowledge Sharing Meeting on July 10 - 11, 2014 brought together over 200 practitioners and donors to learn about new tools and practices, gain skills for building stronger, more resilient food security programming, and discuss how to incorporate knowledge management into your... Read More
DRAFT Request for Applications and Country Specific Information for Bangladesh and Mali, Technical Reference Chapters FOR COMMENT
The draft Fiscal Year 2015 (FY 2015) (1) Request for Applications (RFA) for Title II development food assistance programs in Bangladesh and Mali (2) country-specific information for Bangladesh and Mali; and (3) new Food for Peace (FFP) technical reference chapters are now available. Draft Country... Read More
Please join TOPS, in collaboration with the FSN Network Social and Behavioral Change (SBC) Task Force and the CORE Group SBC Working Group, for a training on the new Make Me a Change Agent manual. This set of field-friendly SBC lessons seeks to build the skills of community-level workers, such as... Read More
Food for Peace is celebrating 60 years of partnering to end global hunger! During this 60th anniversary year, we are delighted to invite our partners to join us in showcasing our collective work at an Innovation Marketplace. Partners are invited to reserve a table and develop a display that will... Read More
TOPS is hosting a Designing for Behavior Change (DBC) training in collaboration with Project Concern International. This five-day workshop gives field staff and managers the skills and tools to apply a behavioral approach to designing food security programs, through the Designing for Behavior... Read More
Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards is holding a Training of Trainers (funded by a TOPS Small Grant) in Burkina Faso on April 13 - 18, 2015. Applications are due by March 6. Learn more here and download the application here. Note that all materials and application are in French.
TOPS hosted partner consultations in January and February to support the development of Food for Peace's updated strategic plan. View resources from the consultations here.
USAID/FFP is offering a chance to participate in hands-on FFPMIS training through a full day training comprised of various session(s) you can select to attend. All sessions will be conducted at the Washington Learning Center and you can attend as many sessions as you would like throughout the... Read More
--Due to overwhelming response, applications are now closed and the training is full.-- International Medical Corps is hosting a Theory of Change Training, funded by a TOPS Micro Grant, on April 6 - 9, 2015 in Washington, DC. Over the course of the 4-day training, TANGO International will guide... Read More