Food Security and Nutrition Network

Upcoming events

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, May 4, 2017 (All day)
Kathmandu, Nepal
We are pleased to invite you to this international event that will address the challenges in linking child’s health and early childhood development. Scientific studies and programmatic innovations will be presented gathering experts from all SAARC countries in order to share new findings and field experiences. The presentations and debates will focus on innovative approaches that contribute to improve children’s growth and development during the... More
Thursday, May 4, 2017 (All day)
ILRI Campus, Nairobi, Kenya
Each day vulnerable households make difficult decisions on how to utilize their household resources and how those resources will be divided between members of the household. Hosted in Nairobi, Kenya, this one-day workshop will take the summaries from the previous events, re-introduce existing livestock-human nutrition frameworks and generate discussion on how we can scale up and better integrate the successes in SBCC and engendered programming... More
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
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

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