CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: SEEP Conference in Ocotber 2018

The SEEP Annual Conference will take place October 1-3 at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel, located in the Washington DC area. This year’s conference theme, Collaboration for Impact, will explore the meaning and challenges of working across organizations and sectors to achieve greater and longer lasting change. The conference will emphasize four Technical Tracks: >> Read more

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Accelerating Women Entrepreneurs Prize from Feed the Future.

Click here to read more about the Accelerating Women Entrepreneurs Prize from Feed the Future. 

CALL FOR PAPERS: STRENGTHENING THE ROLE OF WOMEN: Obstacles and Opportunities in Rural and Agricultural Areas

STRENGTHENING THE ROLE OF WOMEN: Obstacles and Opportunities in Rural and Agricultural Areas The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) and the International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM) are looking for papers that cut across the fields of economics, political science and sociology on gender issues in rural and agricultural areas for the WatchLetter n°40 Deadline for submissions/summary (max. 1000 characters including Title): >> Read more

CALL FOR PAPERS: Women in science, medicine, and global health

Women are rising. Recent reports of sexual harassment and assault of women by men in powerful positions have regalvanised solidarity around women's rights, and remind us that disadvantage, discrimination, and sexism are a regular part of the lived experience of many women. These reflect broader and unjustified inequalities between men and women that have persisted >> Read more

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 2018 Oxfam WEE Leadership Awards

We are pleased to announce the 2018 Oxfam WEE Leadership Awards,an initiative that Oxfam’s Knowledge Hub on Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) in Agriculture is organising for International Women’s Day. These awards will recognise up to four staff members from across One Oxfam and partner organisations at country and above-country level who have made major contributions >> Read more

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Agarwal Book Prize

The SURAJ MAL AND SHYAMA DEVI AGARWAL BOOK PRIZE Call for Nominations The International Association for Feminist Economics announces The Suraj Mal and Shyama Devi Agarwal Book Prize to be awarded biennially for a work of original scholarship in the field of feminist economics. The prize has been established by Bina Agarwal (IAFFE’s first President >> Read more

CALL FOR PAPERS: M&CN forthcoming special issue: ‘How to Strengthen Nutrition into the Health Platform: Programmatic evidence and experience from Low and Middle Income Countries’

Maternal & Child Nutrition is currently calling for papers for a special issue, USAID’s Maternal and Child Survival Program (MCSP): ‘How to Strengthen Nutrition into the Health Platform: Programmatic evidence and experience from Low and Middle Income Countries’. Guest Editors: Rafael Perez-Escamilla and Cyril Engmann. The special issue has the primary aim of bringing together >> Read more

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Studies Exploring Inequalities in Bangladesh, Ethiopia and Kenya

Funding: up to £150,000 (£50,000 for each Observatory) Applications on a rolling basis Applicants should communicate their intention to apply by 15 January. The REACH Programme is a 7-year, £15m programme funded by the UK’s Department for International Development (DfID). This project, led by the University of Oxford, involves a research consortium of global leaders >> Read more

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Post-Doc Fellowship with Tufts in Nutrition, Health, and Agriculture

Postdoctoral Fellowships on Innovative Methods and Metrics for Agriculture and Nutrition Actions (IMMANA Fellowships), sponsored by the School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts, seek to support emerging leaders in agriculture, nutrition, and health research. There are four annual rounds of 5-6 Fellowships each year. For 2018 -2019, IMMANA will grant five 12-month post-doctoral fellowships >> Read more

CALL FOR PRESENTERS: Learning Forum about Gender and Cash-based programming in Africa

The Cash Learning Partnership is hosting a learning forum about gender and cash-based programming in Africa. There is a call for presenters, with more information accessible here. The deadline for submissions is December 17, 2017. Summary of event, copied from the call for presenters: This regional learning event will bring together people interested in gender, cash >> Read more