Food Security and Nutrition Network

Upcoming events

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 8:30am to 1:30pm
Capital Hilton 1001 16th St NW Washington, DC 20036
This event will explore successes, challenges and promising approaches in the integration of SBC along the service delivery continuum to improve health outcomes. Following the presentation of a new overarching model developed by HC3, a panel discussion will focus on grounded strategies which have been used to effectively integrate SBC to improve service-related outcomes across a range of health areas. All participants will be invited to problem... More
Monday, June 12, 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, June 13, 2017 (All day)
Stockholm, Sweden
Can we feed a healthy increasing global population within our planetary boundaries? What is a healthy and sustainable diet? Where will the food of the future come from? The 4th annual EAT Stockholm Food Forum will bring together over 500 global leaders, innovators, producers, inventors, scientists, senior business management, philanthropists, government policy makers, civil society and activists to tackle the big questions related to the food... More
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, June 14, 2017 (All day)
Washington, DC
CARE provides training and strategic advising to clients who seek to transform the capacity of their staff to address inequality and empower marginalized communities. Our curriculum for gender equity and diversity (GED) is informed by decades of experience in human rights programming and recognized as best practice among respected institutions including Population Reference Bureau, the US Peace Corps, and the Boston Consulting Group. CARE... More
TOPS Event
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Save the Children, 899 North Capitol Street NE, 9th Floor Washington, DC 20002 and online
Join The TOPS Program and Becca Toole, Policy Associate of MIT's Abdul Latif Jameel's Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL), to answer the question: How might credit constrain smallholder farmers' adoption of new technologies? We will discuss smallholder farmers' credit needs and why traditional microcredit does not always meet them and share results of rigorous research (funded by the Agricultural Technology Adoption Initiative) that tested tailored... More
Friday, June 23, 2017 - 8:30am to 6:00pm
Washington, DC
This one-day conference will build on ICTforAg 2015 and 2016, bringing together 300 thought leaders and decision-makers in agriculture and technology from the international development community and the private sector. With community-driven sessions, we will examine how new innovations can empower smallholder farmers, and the communities that support them, through information and communication technologies (ICT). We’ll take a particular interest... More
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 8:30am to 1:00pm
FHI 36, 1825 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20009
Improving Livelihoods, Food Security and Engagement in HIV Care through Integrated Referral Systems: Innovations and Best Practices from the LIFT II Project  What tools and approaches are essential for effective multi-sectoral referral networks to reach vulnerable populations?  What systems support referral tracking and data management and use? How can the effectiveness of referral networks be measured in terms of client health, food security,... More
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, July 26, 2017 (All day)
Entebbe, Uganda
SMART (Standardized Monitoring and Assessment of Relief and Transitions) is increasingly used by various organizations as the standard survey method for nutrition and mortality surveys. In order to provide key-staff members with the most up-to-date knowledge and understanding of the methodology, the SMART Team delivers regional and national SMART Methodology trainings.An inter-agency SMART Survey Manager training will be organized by the SMART... More
TOPS Event
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, July 20, 2017 (All day)
Washington, DC
Training of Trainers is a great way to make an ongoing learning impact but it brings its own challenges – especially when it comes to scaling up, quality control and impact. Find out how to design a Training of Trainers certification that overcomes these challenges. Come and learn how to: Prepare thousands of facilitators to deliver a complex training program Deliver virtual training in the field that is adopted by the people you really want to... More
TOPS Event
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, July 20, 2017 (All day)
Washington Plaza Hotel, 10 Thomas Circle NW, Washington, DC 20005
Meeting Description: Join us for the final TOPS/FSN Network Knowledge Sharing Meeting on July 19-20, 2017 in Washington, DC! As we look back over the past seven years of The TOPS Program, we look forward to engaging in productive discussions about our collective accomplishments and innovations, lessons learned, and ways in which the greater food security and nutrition community can keep advancing in the years to come. At TOPS/FSN Network... More