All Past Events

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 (www.vsla.net). 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
Online
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
Online
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
Friday, August 11, 2017 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
IFPRI 1201 I Street, NW Conference Room 12A (12th Floor) Washington, DC 20005
To facilitate the use of Open Agriculture and Nutrition Datasets in agricultural research and development, IFPRI's GCAN Projectis working hard to make household-level data more approachable and interoperable. At this Feed the FutureDATATHON event, the GCAN Project Team will showcase findings from the harmonized data in Bangladesh across four key food security-relevant domains (climate, agriculture, nutrition, and gender) and invite avid data... More
TOPS Event
Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Save the Children 899 N Capitol St NE #900, Washington, DC, 20002 & online
What can resilience analysis tell us about nutritional deviance? With support from the USAID-funded REAL Award through The TOPS Program, TANGO International will present the findings from their deep dive analysis into the correlates of nutritional deviance (contrasts between well-nourished and malnourished children) from two large household surveys, one in Burkina Faso and Niger (RISE) and another in northern Kenya (REGAL). The analysis, showing... More
TOPS Event
Stakeholder Consultation
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:30pm
Save the Children, 899 North Capitol Street NE, Suite 900, Washington, DC 20002 and Online
As an accompaniment to Food for Peace (FFP) Request for Applications (RFAs), FFP produces a number of analytical and design documents intended to assist applicants in designing development food security activities. These documents include, but are not limited to, the FFP Technical Reference Chapters, country specific information, market analyses, country desk reviews and environmental fact sheets. Although the future of Title II funding for... More
TOPS Event
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Online
The FSN Network Social and Behavioral Change (SBC) Task Force held an online meeting to review the newly completed resource: REALIZE: Social and Behavioral Change for Gender Equity and Diversity, and introduced a Formative Research Planning Guide that the group has been developing.  Meeting Recording
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
Join MEASURE Evaluation for a webinar on developing gender-sensitive monitoring and evaluation (M&E) systems. The webinar will take place August 3 at 11:00am EDT and will be led by MEASURE Evaluation’s Samantha Herrera and Debra Prosnitz. The important role gender plays in health and overall development has been increasingly recognized in the past decade. This recognition includes several global and US policies and strategies being developed... More
TOPS Event
Monday, July 31, 2017 (All day) to Friday, August 4, 2017 (All day)
Online
USAID and partners, with assistance from The TOPS Program, hosted a World Breastfeeding Week 2017 Webinar Series! Each webinar ran from 9-10 AM EST. Scroll down to see the list of webinars, or click on any webinar title below to be taken to its description as well as any available presentation materials or recordings. Day 1: Barriers to Breastfeeding: Findings from a Systematic Review of Practices in 20 Countries | Day 2: Working Together to... More
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 1:15pm to 2:45pm
Online
Until now, there has been only one source of data on global fishery catches: information reported to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations by member countries. An extensive, ten-year study conducted by The Sea Around Us Project of the University of British Columbia shows that this catch data is fundamentally misleading. Many countries underreport the amount of fish caught ( some by as much as 500%), while others such as... More
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 (All day)
Save the Children 899 N Capitol St NE #900, Washington, DC, 20002
To RSVP, sign-up for a free membership with Kaya (www.kayaconnect.org), search for ‘Cash Transfer Programming- the Fundamentals’, and fill out the application for the Washington, D.C. training. If you have any questions, please contact admin.northamerica@cashlearning.org A light breakfast and lunch will be served. DESCRIPTION This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn more about cash transfer programming (CTP) in humanitarian contexts... More
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Online
The purpose of Stories-without-an-ending (SWE) is to engage community groups in discussion of various issues dealing with the health and well-being of women, children, adolescents. SWE using a problem-posing approach to share new information and ideas with community members, strengthen their critical thinking skills to analyze their past experience and new information, and promote community-wide concensus for change. During this webinar, Judi... More
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Online
This Agrilinks webinar will showcase the applied research of three Feed the Future Innovation Labs and their contributions to on-the-ground development impact. Leaders from the Feed the Future Innovation Labs for Nutrition, Soybean and Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss will present examples of how U.S. universities are leading the development of tools and innovations that support smallholder farming communities and other actors within agricultural... More
TOPS Event
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, July 20, 2017 (All day)
Washington, DC
Training of Trainers is a great way to make an ongoing learning impact but it brings its own challenges – especially when it comes to scaling up, quality control and impact. Find out how to design a Training of Trainers certification that overcomes these challenges. Come and learn how to: Prepare thousands of facilitators to deliver a complex training program Deliver virtual training in the field that is adopted by the people you really want to... More

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