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Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
2111 Florida Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008
There is growing global recognition that caregiver mental health is a critical component of the health and development of children as well as the personal wellbeing of caregivers themselves. The Caregiver Mental Health Knowledge Sharing Series aims to: Promote the exchange of knowledge, evidence, and resources between stakeholders on caregiver mental health Identify opportunities for increased attention to and funding for integration of mental... More
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Sunday, November 10, 2019 (All day) to Friday, November 15, 2019 (All day)
The Global WASH Cluster (GWC), in collaboration with UNICEF Regional Office for  Eastern and Southern Africa, will deliver a 6-days residential Training of Trainers (ToT) on Market-Based Programming for WASH in Emergencies (MBPWiE) from the 10th to the 15th of November 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya. The purpose of this ToT is to build capacity to implement MBPWiE trainings, with the final aim of improving capacity of WASH & Cash practitioners and... More
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 1:00pm to 5:30pm
Copenhagen, Denmark
A large number of on-going conflicts in Sub-Saharan Africa shares an under-studied common denominator. From Mali to Nigeria, Burkina Faso to South Sudan, and Chad to the Central African Republic, they all involve escalating tensions between pastoralists and farmers, claiming thousands of lives across the region. But these conflicts along the lower belt of the Sahara are instead often analyzed as revolving around radicalization, jihad or state... More
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
REAL Short Course Session 4: Recurrent Monitoring Surveys Join REAL for a webinar to learn about Recurrent Monitoring Surveys (RMS), the topic of the latest Guidance Note in the USAID Resilience Measurement Guidance Note series. The webinar will focus on the practical aspects of implementing an RMS and provide key lessons learned from three resilience-focused programs in Nepal, Ethiopia and Bangladesh. The Guidance Note series offers pragmatic “... More
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Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
About the Webinar In the face of increasing negative impacts of climate change and other economic and political shocks, what programmatic interventions can sustainably enhance resilience?  This webinar examines how the Food for Peace-funded ENSURE DFSA in Zimbabwe enhanced household-level resilience through an integrated systems approach to financial inclusion, value chain support and market systems development. During this webinar, participants... More
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Upcoming webinar series on Integrated WASH Please contact Marielle Snel,  with questions.  Save the Children will be hosting  a six-month Integrated WASH webinar series focusing on a range of sub-themes linked to WASH. The aspects of integrated WASH in line with the sub-topics below will also reflect on the humanitarian and development nexus which will remain a key element of our work with the predicted post humanitarian... More
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:45pm
Washington, DC and Online
From climate change to malnutrition, poverty to biodiversity loss, air pollution to humanitarian crises—the problems facing our world today are deeply interconnected. Holistic initiatives to address these challenges, notably the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), are becoming more common. But efforts siloed within the development, health, or environment communities remain the norm. This seminar discusses the findings of the Bridge... More
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Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Ce webinaire est déjà passé. Veuillez trouver l'enregistrement et le matériel ci-dessous.    Partage d'expérience d'Analyses des barrières pour faciliter le changement de comportement pour les pratiques clés WASH. Le mardi 22 Octobre à 9 h EDT (UTC-4)   L'enregistrement est disponible ici.    Diapositives de FSP Enyanya Diapositives de PRO-WASH et Bonnie Kittle Questions et Reponses posé avant et pendant le webinaire   Outils/Guides... More
Monday, October 21, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:45pm
Washington, DC and Online
How can information be harnessed to improve rural service delivery and governance? The articles in the new special issue of the journal World Development on “Information, Governance, and Rural Service Delivery,” coedited by Katrina Kosec (IFPRI) and Leonard Wantchekon (Princeton University), seek to answer this question. In this seminar, speakers will give an overview of the special issue and discuss the importance of institutional contexts,... More
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 9:00am to Friday, October 18, 2019 - 5:00pm
Hyderabad, India
There are good and growing insights about how humanity can live within the natural, biological, and climatic boundaries of the planet. New models are emerging for managing ethics and multi-stakeholder coordination and action. Data and digital technologies are demonstrating the agility, precision, and potential to yield the insights we need to manage this complexity effectively. To claim these potential solutions we need trust: in institutions,... More
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 8:30am to 10:30am
Washington, DC/Online
Event Details What do the concepts sustainability, integrated programming, and adaptive management really mean for food security and nutrition practitioners on the ground and how do they link with one another? Join us on World Food Day for an interactive panel with three Chiefs of Party who are leading USAID/Office of Food for Peace (FFP)-funded Development Food Security Activities (DFSAs) in three distinct contexts: Ethiopia, Bangladesh, and... More
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 (All day) to Friday, October 18, 2019 (All day)
Des Moines, Iowa
The 2019 Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium will once again convene an exceptional array of distinguished international leaders, farmers, agribusiness executives, scientists, non-governmental organizations, and development experts to address the most critical issues facing global food security. The theme for the 2019 Symposium, “Pax Agricultura: Peace Through Agriculture,” will address the increasingly intersectional issues of food... More
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Monday, October 14, 2019 (All day) to Tuesday, October 15, 2019 (All day)
Dakar, Senegal
The conference will focus on balancing public concerns for food security with private, market-based solutions. Applying a food systems lens, this two-day learning event will bring together some of the world’s leading experts in rural development, sustainable agriculture, water sanitation, health and nutrition, including representatives from the  private sector, governments, donors and development practitioners to discuss the “tough nuts” related... More
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
About the Webinar The IDEAL Small Grant Program is soliciting $100,000 Program Improvement Award (PIA) applications from food and nutrition security practitioners for project ideas, achievable within a twelve-month timeframe that will contribute to improved quality of design and implementation of activities targeting vulnerable populations affected by food insecurity. These projects will address a gap in knowledge that is of importance to the... More
Featured SCALE
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 8:00am
Please join experts from the Nobo Jatra program (World Vision, Bangladesh) and Sabal program (Save the Children, Nepal) as they delve into market-based approaches to alternative livelihoods within USAID/Food for Peace (FFP) initiatives. From Theories of Change to technical approaches, listen to practical experiences, successes, and challenges in engaging the private sector and working with women and youth in these two contexts. The webinar will... More
Thursday, September 26, 2019 (All day)
London, England
From the poorest nations of the world to the poorest areas of the world’s richest countries, there are people who go hungry. In fact, according to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, there are an estimated 795 million people suffering from chronic undernourishment. That represents a harrowing 13% or nearly one in eight people in developing countries. While this is an improvement over the last two decades, despite continued... More
Monday, September 23, 2019 (All day) to Tuesday, September 24, 2019 (All day)
Rome, Italy
This two day meeting, presented by PULSUS, is going to incorporate enlightening symposiums & workshops from established experts of the field,exceptional keynote sessions. The meeting for this year will revolve around the theme “Exploration and Evolution in the Field of Nutrition and Food Science” thus relaying the most cutting edge Findings in the field of Nutrition. Learn more and register here.
Thursday, September 12, 2019 (All day)
Save the Children, 899 North Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20002
Overview REAL partners, USAID staff, implementing organizations, analysts and policy makers gathered in a day-long workshop to discuss unique resilience evidence emerging from the Horn of Africa and how the findings can be applied for programming. The workshop mainly focused on evaluations from two key projects: the Partnership for Resilience and Economic Growth (PREG) in Kenya, and the Pastoralist Areas Resilience Improvement and Market... More
Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 9:00am to Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 5:00pm
Washington, DC
Learn straightforward, easy-to-apply tools for understanding the social systems, contexts and political economies that impact our work. Net-Map is an interview-based mapping tool that helps people understand, visualize, discuss, and improve situations in which many different actors influence outcomes. The tools, developed by the trainer Eva Schiffer have been applied by USAID, World Bank, DFID and others in project planning, evaluations and... More
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 9:00am to Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 4:30pm
Melbourne, Australia
The Global Food Innovation Summit brings thousands of innovators together from over the world to build a better food system for all. In Melbourne, it will take place alongside Global Table, a dynamic new business event that connects global industry leaders, innovators, corporates and governments who are committed to transforming the food industry through innovation, investment, and trade in Australasia. Startups will, therefore, have the... More