Upcoming Events

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 9:30am
On behalf of the USG Global Nutrition Coordination Plan, the 1000 Days and Nutrition & Infectious Disease Subgroups would like to invite you to the following webinar: The Intersection of 1000 Days and Nutrition & Infectious Diseases: the nexus of pediatric nutrition, immunology, and infection and the implications of their interactions.   Webinar Agenda: Recent RCTs of WASH for child stunting: the hypothesis tested, the results, and the... More
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 9:00am
The Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) is the continental plan for agricultural transformation launched in 2003 by African countries to reduce poverty and increase food security on the continent.  In 2013, African Heads of State re-committed to seven high-level goals and principles, called the Malabo Declaration, that span issues, policies, and programs relevant to agricultural transformation in Africa, including food... More
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 9:00am
The air we breathe, the water we drink, and the food we eat all rely on biodiversity – but the demands of a growing population and the practices of unsustainable agriculture are compromising access to humanity’s most basic needs. This was the message from two recent reports launched by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations' (FAO) publications: Biodiversity for Sustainable Agriculture and The State of the World’s Biodiversity... More
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 9:00am
Agroforestry contributes to farmers' livelihoods and the ability to adapt to our changing climate. Agroforestry also sequesters carbon, contributing to climate change mitigation, but how much? Over a third (59 of 147) of developing countries have proposed agroforestry as a climate change mitigation activity to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). While countries have the ambition to expand agroforestry, their... More
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 3:00pm
Washington, DC
In the late 1960's, when the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) began to invest in nutrition, work on nutrition in an international context was just beginning, with little known about the causes, consequences, and solutions for undernutrition. Since then, there has been much improvement in nutrition globally. Through close collaboration with partners, host-country governments, and the nutrition community as a whole, USAID has... More
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 1:00pm
Multiple Dates: Tuesday, July 16, 2019 1:00 - 2:00 pm EDT Wednesday,  July 17, 2019 7:00 - 8:00 am EDT Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:00 - 10:00 pm EDT Overview Want to learn more about IDEAL? Join our webinar to hear about the activity, what we aim to achieve, and how you can engage with us in the future. You will be able to hear from the IDEAL team and pose questions during a Q & A session. The Implementer-led Design, Evidence, Analysis &... More
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Every year NGOs, bilateral/multilateral donors, and host governments spend hundreds of million dollars through emergency and development programs to improve food and nutrition security outcomes among the most vulnerable communities.  That funding is often highly restricted and earmarked for important activities that ensure families don’t go to bed hungry; but this can leave field-level implementing partners with limited flexible resources to... 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.
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