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Upcoming Events

Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 11:00am to Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 11:00am
Online
The Horticulture Innovation Lab is hosting a series of nine webinars in 2019, focused on professional development for researchers, students, practitioners, and others interested in the intersections between horticulture and international development. Webinars are scheduled for Thursdays, starting at 11:00 a.m. EDT and will last approximately 90 minutes. Webinar participants are invited to select individual sessions of interest, based on their... More
Sunday, August 18, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, September 5, 2019 (All day)
Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh
Multiple Dates: August 18-22, 2019 August 25-29, 2019 September 1-5, 2019  In collaboration with PRO-WASH, SCALE is launching in-country support in Bangladesh with a training of trainers (ToT) on communication, negotiation, and social and behavior change skills. The ToT will use a modified version of the TOPS-produced Make Me a Change Agent (MMCA) training that was recently piloted in DRC and in Uganda. The guide has been modified for at... More
Sunday, September 1, 2019 (All day) to Friday, September 6, 2019 (All day)
Panama
Global interest in water has increased rapidly in recent years. Many water issues are high on the political agenda, whether it concerns the lack of access to safe water and sanitation or the increase in water‐related disasters due to floods and droughts. This challenge must be addressed by management and policy decisions informed by science and engineering knowledge that is relevant, credible, and legitimate, and delivered in a timely manner.... 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
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
Thursday, September 12, 2019 (All day)
Save the Children, 899 North Capitol St NE, Washington, DC 20002
Overview Join REAL and partners for a day-long workshop that will provide participants with an overview of unique resilience evidence emerging from the Horn of Africa and opportunities to discuss how the findings can be applied for programming. The workshop will mainly focus on the final evaluations from two key five-year projects: the Partnership for Resilience and Economic Growth (PREG) in Kenya, and the Pastoralist Areas Resilience... 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 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
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 8:00am
Online
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. 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 be facilitated by the FFP-funded Strengthening... More
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

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