All Past Events

Webinar
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Online
There is no universally-accepted framework for how to measure the performance of agricultural extension and advisory services. The best-fit framework suggest an impact change approach, where components of the system (e.g. governance and management structures, organizational and individual capacities and methods and approaches) affect the performance of the system. Where the best-fit framework falls short, though, is in establishing a common set... More
Webinar
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 11:30am
Online
Multi-stakeholder collaboration is critical if we are to be successful in implementing nutrition programs and achieve greater impact. Partnership brokering is the process of supporting and strengthening partnerships through innovative and skilled management of collaborative processes. The Society for Implementation Science in Nutrition (SISN) will host a presentation of the topic and share how partnership principles can be applied to... More
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
USAID/FFP, 555 12th Street NW, Washington, DC 20002 and Online
What is the role of wild-caught fisheries in achieving FFP's food security, nutrition and resilience goals? A new USAID report highlights important contributions of wild-caught fisheries to African development including: Fish is a highly nutritious food that contributes to food security and livelihoods for over 400 million Africans in both inland and coastal areas; Wild-caught fisheries support livelihoods for millions of people and well-managed... More
Webinar
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 9:00am
Online
Energy innovation and infrastructure advancements across sub-Saharan Africa are rapidly expanding opportunities for truly systemic change in agriculture - and in ways that matter for our development goals of inclusive growth, food security, and women's empowerment.  Join technical specialists Hoai Huynh and Dan White from USAID's Energy Opportunities for Agriculture Systems and Food Security Project as they share practical learning from GP Tech... More
Technical Learning
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 9:30am to 1:00pm
National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW, Murrow/White/Lisagor Room, 13th Floor, Washington, DC and Online
As part of Feed the Future week 2018, a public meeting on the new Feed the Future will be held in Washington, D.C. and via live stream. This Feed the Future Learning Agenda will focus on eight areas: (1) Gender and women's empowerment, (2) Market systems, (3) Policy systems, (4) Nutrition, (5) Risk and resilience, (6) Youth, (7) Water and WASH and (8) Scaling technologies and practices.  Dr. Mark Keenum, BIFAD Chair, will preside over the... More
Webinar
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Online
In the wake of fall armyworm's devastating effects on African agriculture, farmers are turning to pesticides as a means to combat the pest. Unfortunately, pesticides are not always well targeted or properly handled. This webinar will focus on the use of pesticides in Africa and the challenges for safe and effective usage. Join Agrilinks for the last in the three-part webinar series on tools, technologies and techniques for managing Fall Armyworm... More
Technical Learning
Monday, September 3, 2018 (All day)
Online
Can you relate to this video? We can. And we have a solution. The Electronic Cash Transfer Learning Action Network and the Digital Frontiers Institute are pleased to offer Digital Humanitarian Cash: Extreme Operations. This five-week course covers the fundamentals of digital cash transfers and cutting-edge topics like financial inclusion and digital identity.  Learn more and register here. 
Webinar
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Online
USAID's Bureau for Food Security is working in partnership with experts from around the world to develop a set of tools to assist countries in addressing the Fall Armyworm.  This Agrilinks webinar will walk you through the latest tools available, from country-specific decision guides to animated extension videos, and give you an opportunity to ask questions, share your feedback, and provide ideas for additional tools.  Learn more and register... More
Technical Learning
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Washington, DC
The Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP) is hosting the next US Cash Working Group Meeting.  Please contact Karen Pinzon, kpinzon@cashlearning.org, for any inquiries.
Webinar
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Online
Join Agrilinks for the first of a three-part webinar series on tools, technologies and techniques for combating Fall Armyworm develope in conjunction with the USAID Bureau for Food Security. The presenters will draw upon experience from Brazil to show webinar participants how the tools, based on an integrated pest management approach, can be used in the African context.  Learn more and register here. 
Webinar
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 8:30am to 10:00am
Online
Please join the U.S. Government Global Nutrition Coordination Plan's Micronutrient Delivery Platform sub-working group for a webinar designed to guide program managers in selecting and combining micronutrient programs that effectively, efficiently and sustainably contribute to improvements in the micronutrients status of target populations. Experts in bio-fortification, food fortification, supplementation and micronutrient surveillance will... More
Technical Learning
Friday, August 17, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:45am
Action Against Hunger NYC, One Whitehall Street, New York, New York 10004
The Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP) is pleased to invite you to discuss the latest learning on cash and gender with Karen Peachy, CaLP Interim Director. As a follow up to the Agenda for Collective Action, CaLP will soon be publishing a volume of recent practitioner papers from Concern Worldwide, WFP and UN Women on a variety issues including: a review of literature on gender and cash transfers; how cash transfers have beed used to support girl... More
Technical Learning
Monday, August 13, 2018 (All day) to Friday, August 17, 2018 (All day)
Washington, DC
This a 5-day face to face training on Core Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) skills for program staff hosted by the Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP). This course is structured around the project cycle and covers all of the key skills required to design, implement and monitor cash transfer programs. The course is focused on a technical/programmatic perspective, and incorporates examples and case studies from multiple sectors.  Course Aim: To... More
Technical Learning
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW, Madison A&B on the Mezzanine Level, Washington, DC 20008 and Online
The Board for International Food and Agricultural Development (BIFAD) and USAID are pleased to invite Agricultural & Applied Economics Association members and other interested individuals to engage in a dialogue and provide feedback on a new study that is being commissioned by BIFAD and USAID. This study will analyze US benefits and capabilities leveraged from strategic USAID investments in developing country agriculture and food security.... More
Webinar
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Online
Learn about the Nutrition Technical Rapid Response Team (Tech RRT), a resource that is available to support capacity in nutrition emergencies for any organization. Through this webinar, you will learn: What is Tech RRT What the Tech RRT has done to date What support can be provided through the Tech RRT How to request Tech RRT, including considerations and requirements for making a request How much Tech RRT support costs? Join Andi Kendle, Tech... More
Technical Learning
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt. Vernon Place NW, Washington, DC 20001
The Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP) will be presenting this session at the Humentum Annual Conference. Cash transfer programming (CTP) in emergency response is growing - and shaking up the way aid organizations do business. From increasing engagement with financial service providers to affecting fiduciary risks and inter-agency collaboration, CTP has challenged the ways organizations traditionally deliver assistance. A number of NGOs - as well... More
Technical Learning
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Project Concern International, 1140 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 900, Washington, DC 20036
Join Project Concern International as they host Dr. Ramesh Chandra Panda, a member of the National Nutrition Mission (NNM) of India. The NNM strives to reduce the level of stunting, under-nutrition, anemia and low birth weight babies, and Dr. Panda's contribution to the Mission is policy formulation, program implementation, institution building, and organizational reforms at the district, state, and federal levels. He is in the US speaking about... More
TOPS Event
Technical Learning
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Save the Children, 899 N. Capitol Street NE, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20002 and Online
The Commodity Quality Feedback Loop is a mechanism for Food for Peace (FFP)-awardee field offices to document and report potential issues with the quality of food aid commodities after receipt overseas. FFP uses these reports to identify potential problems and issues that may require future monitoring and/or a response. During this event, participants learned about the steps for reporting a commodity quality incident, which will help FFP provide... More
TOPS Event
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Save the Children, 899 N. Capitol Street NE, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20002
Join us for this TOPS Program workshop and learn all about Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Section 508 standards require that all materials on U.S. Government websites, including award documents funded by USAID or other USG agencies, reports, videos, and other materials, be made accessible to people with disabilities. If you work on a U.S. Government-funded award that is producing any kind of online materials - this workshop is... More
Technical Learning
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 (All day)
Washington, DC
This is a 1-day face to face training course on the fundamentals of cash transfer programming hosted by the Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP).  This session will introduce you to the fundamentals of Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) and will help you to begin understanding it. No knowledge of CTP is required to do this course, so if you are a complete beginner, don't worry, you are in the right place! By the end of the course, you'll be able to:... More

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