Food Security and Nutrition Network

Upcoming events

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
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Chemonics International, 1717 H Street NW, Washington DC, 20006 & online
View the flyer for this event here. The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) is a leading provider of objective, evidence-based food security and early warning analysis. Underlying this work is a focus on understanding rural livelihood patterns – how households access food and income throughout the year and how these strategies affect the risk of food insecurity. To inform these discussions, FEWS NET supports a variety of data... 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 ( The SMDP Savings Group (SG) courses are designed for institutions and individuals who are committed... More
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
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 8:30am to 9:30am
Pathfinder International and our E2A project are launching a K4Health toolkit for implementers, donors, and others who are working to support sexual and reproductive health services and interventions for married youth and first-time parents (FTPs) around the world. The toolkit draws on Pathfinder’s nearly 20 years of experience working with these groups and includes resources developed and adapted by Pathfinder and E2A for projects in Uganda,... More
Monday, September 25, 2017 (All day) to Friday, September 29, 2017 (All day)
Lord Baltimore Hotel, 20 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD
CORE Group’s Global Health Practitioner Conferences enable community health advocates (NGOs, academics, donors, private sector, etc.) to collaborate, discuss ideas, and form partnerships for improving programs that save lives around the world. Learn more and register here!
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 (All day) to Friday, September 29, 2017 (All day)
Washington, DC
On September 27 - 29, 2017 the Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit (GYEO Summit) will return for its 11th annual convening in Washington, D.C. Each year, over 500 youth and economic development experts from more than 50 countries gather at the GYEO Summit to connect, exchange, and collaborate. Learn more and register here.
Monday, October 2, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, October 4, 2017 (All day)
Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel 2800 South Potomac Avenue Arlington, Virginia 22202
The 2017 SEEP Network Annual Conference will bring together leading practitioners, funders, research organizations and private sector actors dedicated to promoting more inclusive and resilient markets and financial systems. Under the conference theme - Catalyzing Transformative Change - we will deepen our understanding and commitment to approaches that bring about large scale positive change. We will explore insights garnered from behavioral... More