All Past Events

Friday, April 12, 2019 (All day)
Washington, DC
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) invites you to a public meeting on their FY 2019 Notice of Funding Opportunities for the Food for Progress, McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition, and Local and Regional Procurement Programs. This will be an informational session to discuss application requirements, technical areas of focus, priority countries and regions, and address any questions for applicants.... More
Conference
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, April 11, 2019 (All day)
West Lafayette, IN
The Ending Global Hunger Colloquium will be a two-day event, bringing together front-line hunger-fighters and advocates of the global hunger agenda, as well as faculty, staff, students, and community members, to participate in a serious dialogue assessing the state of the fight against global hunger, and discuss opportunities to find lasting solutions towards ending hunger and poverty. With a mix of thought-provoking speakers, and engaging... More
Technical Learning
Friday, April 5, 2019 (All day)
Washington, DC
This course aims to provide a classroom-based introduction to the various uses of cash transfers in livelihoods programming during emergency response and early recovery. This half-day course does not require previous knowledge of cash and voucher assistance (CVA) or livelihoods, as it provides an introduction to both. This course targets any staff who are new to CVA, livelihoods practitioners, and those interested in livelihoods perspectives on... More
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, March 21, 2019 (All day)
Washington, DC
The 2019 symposium will be a two-day event hosted by The Chicago Council on Global Affairs. On March 20th, the day prior to the full day of presentations and report release, the Council will offer solution sessions to engage in dialouge with global partners. Solution Sessions: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Symposium: Thursday, March 21, 2019 Learn more and register here.  
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 (All day)
Washington, DC
Join Rare for a one-day summit to explore global climate change through the lens of human behavior. Climate change is the most pressing threat facing our species and our planet. Human behavior lies at the center of the challenge. But it also may be the solution. At the BE.Hive: Climate Change Needs Behavior Change summit, you will learn about the latest insights from behavioral science, get inspired by the world’s leading environmentalists... More
Featured PRO-WASH
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, March 14, 2019 (All day)
Fokker Terminal, The Hague, the Netherlands
The symposium will bring together systems thinkers and do-ers from within and beyond the water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) sector, to share an understanding of how systems approaches can help build sustainable and expanded WASH services around the world. The symposium seeks to stimulate more holistic thinking to help reveal opportunities for systemic change in the WASH sector. A primary objective is the identification of the current state-of... More
Featured SCALE
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Online
Common alternative livelihoods terms often appear straightforward on paper but can be rather ambiguous in practice. As food security initiatives increasingly include alternative livelihoods components and diversification strategies, it’s important to understand the distinctions between these interventions, particularly with regards to the implications for program design, targeting, measurement and more.   Presentations by Adam Reinhart (USAID/... More
Webinar
Thursday, March 7, 2019 (All day)
Online
Have you been hearing about beneficiary data protection, but you're not sure where to start? When should a Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) be conducted? How to start evaluating and mitigating risks? Join CaLP for a webinar on data protection to hear from three panelists within Asia who will share experiences on steps they've taken to practice responsible data management and ways you could get started at your own organization.  This course is... More
Webinar
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Online
As some FAQR Phase III project activities, funded by USAID/Food For Peace, come to a close in January 2019, this is an important time to share results, recommendations, and future directions from key technical areas. Presentation topics will include: • Analysis of the USAID/FFP food aid basket and ration technical guidance • Assessment of food aid packaging challenges and future innovations • Findings related to food aid composition and... More
Featured SCALE
Thursday, February 28, 2019 (All day)
New York, NY
The United Nations Institute for Training and Research New York Office (UNITAR) and Trees for the Future (TREES) are partnering to train international development practitioners in an easily deployable and replicable solution to end hunger, poverty and deforestation. TREES is hosting a three-part Forest Garden Training Center workshop at United Nations Headquarters in New York City. The Forest Garden Approach utilizes agroforestry and... More
Featured PRO-WASH
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
This event has already taken place. Recording and background documents are now available.
Recording and Presentation slides  A recording of the PRO-WASH WASH & Women’s Leadership webinar can be found here. The  WI-HER presentation slides and Nobo Jatra presentation slides are also available. Questions and answers to some of the questions received during the WI-HER and Nobo Jatra presentations are available here. Resources Nobo Jatra project brief A Guide to Integrating Gender in Improvement Six-step approach to identify and close... More
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Washington, DC & Online
Join the CSIS Global Food Security Project for the launch of our newest report, Risk and Resilience: Advancing Food and Nutrition Security in Nigeria through Feed the Future, by Julie Howard and Emmy Simmons. The report examines what the new Feed the Future strategy's emphasis on resilience means in Nigeria, one of the newly-designated target countries.  The event will feature a dialogue on why the United States’ leadership on global food... More
Technical Learning
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, February 14, 2019 (All day)
Baltimore, MD
This course aims to enable staff to participate in and support market assessments with a humanitarian objective. It draws upon many different tools and guidance documents developed by different humanitarian agencies and actors. The course targets program managers and technical experts across all areas or sectors of humanitarian response who may participate in, support, or draw information from a market assessment. Deadline to apply: January 31,... More
Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Washington, DC
USAID's Office of Food for Peace (FFP) will host a stakeholder briefing on the draft Request for Applications (RFA) for Development Food Security Activities in Kenya. The briefing will be held at FFP's office at 555 12th St NW in Concourse room C-10. To participate remotely, please use the following Adobe Connect link: https://ac.usaid.gov/ridrwbmsaffm/. You can also call in toll-free at (888) 330-1716 or US caller-paid at (713) 353-7024; access... More
Technical Learning
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 (All day)
Washington, DC
This course aims to strengthen the capacity of humanitarian agency staff to analyze and monitor protection risks and benefits in cash-based programming. It is based upon the Guide for Protection in Cash-based Interventions, published in 2015 by UNHCR and WRC. This training will: Familiarize humanitarian agency staff with the Guide for Proteciton and Cash-Based Interventions and key resources Provide practical instruction for analyzing and... More
Webinar
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Online
A new report from Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation explores recommendations to USAID and research institutions on how to best improve the commercialization approach, increase the success factor in commercializing research, and move forward with research to commercialization.   Feed the Future recommendations revolve around these two topics: Involving the private sector in strategy setting, program design, and implementation.... More
Technical Learning
Friday, December 14, 2018 (All day)
Washington, DC
This 1-day course aims to develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence of field-based practitioners to support and undertake monitoring of humanitarian cash and voucher programs. The course is based on CaLP's Monitoring Guidance for CTP in Emergencies. It includes specific guidance on monitoring multi-purpose grants (MPGs), based on the learning from the ECHO ERC-funded Consortium for the uptake of quality, collaborative, multi-purpose grants (... More
Webinar
Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Online
For over a year, Development Gateway has led an effort to increase collaboration and better-informed decision making among Feed the Future-funded implementing partners and Innovation Lab researchers in Cambodia and Nepal, where — as in other countries and sectors — data sharing, accessibility, and use represent a fundamental challenge to data-driven agriculture development.   Join USAID, mSTAR and Development Gateway to discuss opportunities... More
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 1:30pm to 5:00pm
555 12th Street NW, Washington, DC 20004
The FACG meeting will take place from 1:30 - 5:00 pm at 555 12th Street NW, Washington D.C in Concourse Room C-10. Please RSVP by completing the form here by 3:00 pm on Monday, December 10, 2018. If you are unable to access the form, you can email: facg@usaid.gov   The call-in and webinar information can be found below:  Toll Free call-in number: (888) 330-1716 USA Caller Paid: (713) 353-7024 Access Code: 4139465 Adobe URL Webinar: https://ac.... More
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
555 12th Street NW, Washington, DC 20004
Please join USA Rice for a round table discussion on the latest developments in fortified rice. The session is a follow on to a previous event held two years ago to introduce fortified rice to the PVO community and discuss some of the technical nutrition aspects. Over the last two years there have been numerous updates and developments, including a new Commodity Requirements Document (CRD) that adds the rinse resistant coated technology option... More

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