Past Webinars

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Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Online
For over a year, Development Gateway has led an effort to increase collaboration and better-informed decision making among Feed the Future-funded implementing partners and Innovation Lab researchers in Cambodia and Nepal, where — as in other countries and sectors — data sharing, accessibility, and use represent a fundamental challenge to data-driven agriculture development.   Join USAID, mSTAR and Development Gateway to discuss opportunities... More
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Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Online
The necessity to learn about implementation goes beyond what can typically be provided by monitoring and process evaluation, and calls for research specifically intended to draw generalizable lessons from implementation activities about the needs of program workers and intended recipients and the challenges that they face. The Society for Implementation Science in Nutrition will host a webinar presenting a case study of observational... More
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Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Online
In theory, Sub-Saharan Africa could feed a large part of the world. Yet the region struggles to achieve its full agricultural potential, let alone its potential in agriculture value addition and processed foods. In this webinar, presenters from the USAID Investment Support Program and Dalberg will discuss the process of assessing markets, identifying high-potential opportunities that may drive economic growth and competitiveness, and what they... More
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Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Online
Measuring and reporting on progress in food security policy has been a challenge for Missions and for FTFMS, but BFS (MEL and Policy Divisions) has developed some practical solutions. At this webinar, we will be discussing the importance of policy in contributing to agriculture and food security systems change toward achievement of the GFSS objectives.  Feed the Future will present an overview of the GFSS priority policies described in the... More
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Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Online
In October 2017, a revised set of Feed the Future indicators was announced, in alignment with the Feed the Future results framework and the USG Global Food Security Strategy. In March 2018, Feed the Future's MEL Division published the updated Feed the Future Indicator Handbook, which contains definitions of each of these indicators, plus instructions for use. These indicators are intended for use beginning in the 2018-19 fiscal year.  At this... More
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Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Online
There is no universally-accepted framework for how to measure the performance of agricultural extension and advisory services. The best-fit framework suggest an impact change approach, where components of the system (e.g. governance and management structures, organizational and individual capacities and methods and approaches) affect the performance of the system. Where the best-fit framework falls short, though, is in establishing a common set... More
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Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 11:30am
Online
Multi-stakeholder collaboration is critical if we are to be successful in implementing nutrition programs and achieve greater impact. Partnership brokering is the process of supporting and strengthening partnerships through innovative and skilled management of collaborative processes. The Society for Implementation Science in Nutrition (SISN) will host a presentation of the topic and share how partnership principles can be applied to... More
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Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 9:00am
Online
Energy innovation and infrastructure advancements across sub-Saharan Africa are rapidly expanding opportunities for truly systemic change in agriculture - and in ways that matter for our development goals of inclusive growth, food security, and women's empowerment.  Join technical specialists Hoai Huynh and Dan White from USAID's Energy Opportunities for Agriculture Systems and Food Security Project as they share practical learning from GP Tech... More
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Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Online
In the wake of fall armyworm's devastating effects on African agriculture, farmers are turning to pesticides as a means to combat the pest. Unfortunately, pesticides are not always well targeted or properly handled. This webinar will focus on the use of pesticides in Africa and the challenges for safe and effective usage. Join Agrilinks for the last in the three-part webinar series on tools, technologies and techniques for managing Fall Armyworm... More
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Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Online
USAID's Bureau for Food Security is working in partnership with experts from around the world to develop a set of tools to assist countries in addressing the Fall Armyworm.  This Agrilinks webinar will walk you through the latest tools available, from country-specific decision guides to animated extension videos, and give you an opportunity to ask questions, share your feedback, and provide ideas for additional tools.  Learn more and register... More
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Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Online
Join Agrilinks for the first of a three-part webinar series on tools, technologies and techniques for combating Fall Armyworm develope in conjunction with the USAID Bureau for Food Security. The presenters will draw upon experience from Brazil to show webinar participants how the tools, based on an integrated pest management approach, can be used in the African context.  Learn more and register here. 
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Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 8:30am to 10:00am
Online
Please join the U.S. Government Global Nutrition Coordination Plan's Micronutrient Delivery Platform sub-working group for a webinar designed to guide program managers in selecting and combining micronutrient programs that effectively, efficiently and sustainably contribute to improvements in the micronutrients status of target populations. Experts in bio-fortification, food fortification, supplementation and micronutrient surveillance will... More
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Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Online
Learn about the Nutrition Technical Rapid Response Team (Tech RRT), a resource that is available to support capacity in nutrition emergencies for any organization. Through this webinar, you will learn: What is Tech RRT What the Tech RRT has done to date What support can be provided through the Tech RRT How to request Tech RRT, including considerations and requirements for making a request How much Tech RRT support costs? Join Andi Kendle, Tech... More
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Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 9:30am
Online
Have you heard about market support programming but don't quite understand what it is or how to put it into practice? The webinar will introduce participants to the Market Support Tip Sheet, a new resource that provides guidance on how to design and implement high-quality market support programming throughout the program cycle, based on practitioners' learning to date. We'll also hear about how this resource can be applied in the field, using... More
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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 10:00am
Online
CaLP has launched a new case study documenting the experiences of five countries in West Africa to define a minimum expenditure basket (MEB). The report should provide useful reading for anyone working on multi-purpose cash or interested in the realities of designig a cash intervention at the country level. CaLP will host a webinar with actors involved in the research to discuss how their work has progressed since the conclusion of the study,... More
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Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Online
We know that agriculture and food policy is critical in driving agricultural transformation. But what can we do in countries often deemed "fragile" facing complex emergency conditions where institutions are often altogether missing? Agrilinks will host a special 30-minute "Ask the Expert:" conversation on this issue with Jeff Hill, Director of the Office of Economic Growth and Agriculture in USAID/South Sudan.  Learn more and register here. 
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Monday, June 25, 2018 - 9:30am to 10:00am
Online
Agrlinks will host a special 30-minute Q&A with food security policy researchers Suresh Chandra Babu and Duncan Boughton on what recent policy research shows us on the way forward in strengthening the national policy systems.  In most developing countries, there is a disconnect between the evidence generated by policy research and analysis and the policy making process. How do we overcome this gap in order to enhance food security and... More
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 (All day) to Thursday, July 26, 2018 (All day)
Online
1,000 Days and Upswell are proud to announce the Global Breastfeeding Webinar Series, where experts will offer free training to breastfeeding advocates around the world on how to utilize social media to promote, protect and support breastfeeding in the lead up to World Breastfeeding Week and National Breastfeeding Month (U.S.) in August.  Learn more about the webinars here. 
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Online
Unsafe food threatens public health and undermines food security at local, regional and global levels. The benefits of extensive development activities targeting food insecurity are drained away when food products are contaminated. Microbial and chemical contaminants are of particular concern, as are fungal pathogens such as mycotoxins. Similarly, pest and disease outbreaks threatened hard won productivity gains for staple crops upon which... More
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Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 10:00am to Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 11:30am
Online
In April the REAL Award launched the USAID Resilience Measurement Guidance Note Series, a set of five guidance notes that provide pragmatic guidance to assist practitioners in integrating core aspects of resilience measurement into their programs and activities.  In this short course, we invite you to join us for three interactive webinar sessions where you will learn how to apply the guidance in your work. Register for one, two or all of them... More

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