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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
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 8:30am to 10:30am
Washington, DC/Online
Event Details What do “buzz words” like 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,... 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
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
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Rejoindrons-nous pour notre première rencontre en ligne en français !    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) Cliquez ici pour vous inscrire.  Faciliter le changement social et comportemental reste un défi majeur pour le domaine de l'eau, de l'assainissement et de l'hygiène (WASH). Mais, l’analyse des barrières est une... 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
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
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
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
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