All Past Events

TOPS Event
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 9:00am to 10:00am
The demand for gender analysis consultants is growing.  Earlier this year, TOPS distributed a survey to consultants and implementing partners to find out what each is seeking and where gaps exist in the gender analysis process.  During this one hour webinar, we summarized the survey results and shared resources to bridge the connection between consultants and implementing partners of Food For Peace development programs.  Participants had the... More
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
The National Press Club, 529 14th Street, 13th Floor, Washington, DC 20045
  Mark your calendars for a global learning event hosted by USAID's multi-sectoral nutrition project, Strengthening Partnerships, Results, and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING). SPRING will share key lessons learned and results achieved with its partners over the past six years, along with a wide range of tools developed to strengthen evidence-based multi-sectoral nutrition programming. Be sure to save the date and be on the lookout... More
Monday, October 2, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, October 4, 2017 (All day)
Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel 2800 South Potomac Avenue Arlington, Virginia 22202
The 2017 SEEP Network Annual Conference will bring together leading practitioners, funders, research organizations and private sector actors dedicated to promoting more inclusive and resilient markets and financial systems. Under the conference theme - Catalyzing Transformative Change - we will deepen our understanding and commitment to approaches that bring about large scale positive change. We will explore insights garnered from behavioral... More
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 (All day) to Friday, September 29, 2017 (All day)
Washington, DC
On September 27 - 29, 2017 the Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit (GYEO Summit) will return for its 11th annual convening in Washington, D.C. Each year, over 500 youth and economic development experts from more than 50 countries gather at the GYEO Summit to connect, exchange, and collaborate. Learn more and register here.
Monday, September 25, 2017 (All day) to Friday, September 29, 2017 (All day)
Lord Baltimore Hotel, 20 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD
CORE Group’s Global Health Practitioner Conferences enable community health advocates (NGOs, academics, donors, private sector, etc.) to collaborate, discuss ideas, and form partnerships for improving programs that save lives around the world. Learn more and register here!
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
1619 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20036
Dr. Masters is a Professor in the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University, with a secondary appointment in the Department of Economics. His research uses economic methods to inform and improve the food system, especially in developing countries.  He is the co-author of an undergraduate textbook, Economics of Agricultural Development: World Food Systems and Resource Use. From 2006 through 2011 he edited Agricultural... More
TOPS Event
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Save the Children, 899 North Capitol Street NE, Suite 900, Washington, DC 20002 and Online
At this FSN Network Resilience Task Force Meeting (RTF), participants shared experience in resilience M&E at the project/activity level. Members shared tools their various organizations developed, adopted, or adapted to assess the effectiveness of interventions at the project level. These tools, some of which are still under development, are primarily intended for field teams, and for projects that may have limited resources and/or limited... More
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 9:00am to 10:30am
While there are many opportunities to make agriculture more nutrition-sensitive, understanding how to influence behavior to address the indirect causes of malnutrition can be a challenge. USAID’s multi-sectoral nutrition project, SPRING, has developed an online training course for professionals who design and implement agriculture projects. The course builds knowledge and skills so participants can make agriculture projects more nutrition-... More
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Companies purchasing from small farmers are often on the front lines delivering services, information and finance to communities hard hit by variable weather and other threats. Understanding how these companies are responding to the risks facing their farmer suppliers and supply chains is critical to developing effective partnerships for resilient value chains.  This webinar will share key takeaways from the Feed the Future Learning Community... More
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 8:30am to 9:30am
Pathfinder International and our E2A project are launching a K4Health toolkit for implementers, donors, and others who are working to support sexual and reproductive health services and interventions for married youth and first-time parents (FTPs) around the world. The toolkit draws on Pathfinder’s nearly 20 years of experience working with these groups and includes resources developed and adapted by Pathfinder and E2A for projects in Uganda,... More
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW, 13th Floor - Holeman Lounge, Washington, DC 20045
The Board for International Food and Agricultural Development (BIFAD) will launch the new U.S. Government's Global Food Security Research Strategy and to highlight U.S. Government, university, international agricultural research center, and private sector collaboration and synergy on research to end global hunger.  Click here to register and learn more about the event.
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 8:30am to 1:00pm
FHI 360, 1825 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC
The findings from the USAID Office of Food for Peace (USAID/FFP)-supported multi-year studies on the impact and cost-effectiveness of the Preventing Malnutrition in Children Under 2 Approach (PM2A) in Burundi and Guatemala will be presented and discussed on September 11, 2017, from 8:30am-1:00pm. Hosted by FANTA, Catholic Relief Services (CRS), IFPRI, and Mercy Corps, with support from the USAID/FFP, the event will take place at the FHI 360... More
Monday, September 11, 2017 (All day) to Friday, September 15, 2017 (All day)
Washington, DC
The five-day FFP Annual Monitoring Workshop (September 2017, Washington, DC) was the first of its kind, bringing together FFP staff from headquarters and regions (11 total), implementing partner M&E officers from 13 FFP development activities, M&E Headquarter and Regional staff from nine implementing partner organizations, and a handful of speakers and participants from research institutions. Participants greatly appreciated the “... More
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
InterAction, 1400 Sixteenth Street, NW, Suite 210, Washington, DC 20036
1,000 Days is pleased to host Jenny Dyer, Ph.D., Executive Director, Hope Through Healing Hands, Affiliated Faculty, Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health and Brian Heuser, Ed.D., M.T.S., Assistant Professor of the Practice of International Education Policy, Department of Leadership, Policy and Organizations, Vanderbilt University. Please join us for a briefing on Hope Through Healing Hands’ new research survey findings and discussion on global... More
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
FHI 360, 1825 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC
USAID’s Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance III Project (FANTA) is hosting the FANTA Knowledge Sharing and Dissemination Event on September 6, from 8:30am – 4:30pm at FHI 360’s Conference Center, 1825 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC. The event highlights FANTA’s multisectoral nutrition activities and innovations over the last six years and the impact of our work at the global, country, and community levels. Learn more and register... More
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, September 7, 2017 (All day)
Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center, Washington, DC
Now in its 9th year, the AIDF Global Disaster Relief Summit returns to Washington DC, September 6 -7 , once again uniting humanitarian and development leaders, solution providers and decision makers from NGOs, government and UN agencies. Taking place at the Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Centre, the Summit will provide an update on emergency procurement, disaster resilience, refugee crisis, data & ICT strategy, innovations... More
Monday, September 4, 2017 (All day) to Friday, September 15, 2017 (All day)
Accra, Ghana
The Sustainable Microfinance and Development Programme comes to Ghana  in September 2017, in two one-week workshops entirely devoted to Savings Groups. The SMDP Ghana will take place September 4-15, 2017 in Accra and is offered by the University of New Hampshire, hosted by Microfin Consult in Ghana and delivered by VSL Associates ( The SMDP Savings Group (SG) courses are designed for institutions and individuals who are committed... More
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Grameen Foundation will replicate a debate held during the 2017 Women's Economic Empowerment Global Learning Forum on the best way the close the digital financial services (DFS) Gender Gap. One side will offer the proposition that digital platforms allow for more specialized and focused financial products. Using behavioral economics, our sector should focus on developing products that meet the specific needs of women and the way they manage... More
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
The Agriculture to Nutrition (ATONU): Improving Nutrition Outcomes Through Optimized Agricultural Investments Project, led by the Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN), aims to develop, implement, and evaluate nutrition-sensitive interventions (NSIs) within the context of existing smallholder farming households with the goal of improving the nutritional status of women of reproductive age and young children,... More
Sunday, August 20, 2017 (All day) to Friday, August 25, 2017 (All day)
Mbour, Senegal
The Grandmother Project announces its next regional workshop on the Change through Culture approach which promotes social change in communities. The workshop, in French, is primarily intended for staff of NGOs and international organizations who are responsible for planning and supervising community programs dealing with health/nutrition, RH, Adolescent Health, Child Protection and Education/ECD.  The generic methodology that will be presented/... More