Food Security and Nutrition Network

Upcoming events

TOPS Event
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 12:30pm
Embassy Suites Convention Center, 900 10th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001
The TOPS Program, along with USAID Food for Peace, is hosting a Breastfeeding Seminar that will bring together those who provide technical assistance to USAID Food for Peace-funded programming in the field, along with other key stakeholders. Key objectives will be to: Review actions at the global level to protect, promote and support breastfeeding. Reflect upon breastfeeding practices in Food for Peace-targeted countries over the past two... More
Monday, May 15, 2017 (All day) to Friday, May 19, 2017 (All day)
Baltimore, MD
The Cash Learning Partnership (CaLP) will conduct a Market Assessment Tools training covering the core concepts and tools for market assessments with a humanitarian objective in Baltimore, Maryland, USA in May.  This is a 5-day training designed for anyone who is not an economist who may participate in a market assessment with a humanitarian objective. This training focuses on how to measure market performance and how to select appropriate... More
Sunday, May 21, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, June 4, 2017 (All day)
This course by QuailSprings Permaculture equips people working in international development and grassroots project with the perspectives and skills needed to engage with communities in partnership to incorporate elements into the design of communities, smallholder farms, and land with household agriculture production that are holistic, appropriate, strategic, effective, diverse, as well as ecologically and economically sound. This course... More
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, May 25, 2017 (All day)
Bangkok, Thailand
The SEEP Network is hosting an international convening on women’s economic empowerment, focusing on bringing down the systemic barriers standing in the way of scalable and sustainable change. The Forum will bring together leading stakeholders in the field of women’s economic empowerment to facilitate dialogue, build global learning connections, and promote effective policy and practice to address the needs of vulnerable women all around the... More
Sunday, June 4, 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, June 6, 2017 (All day)
Washington, DC
Climate change is already having significant impact on agriculture production, threatening farmers’ livelihoods and ability to increase food production to meet a world population that will increase to over 9 billion people by 2050. Climate risks to cropping, livestock and fisheries, particularly in low-income countries where the capacity to respond is weak, need the full capabilities of the research, development and business communities to... 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
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

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