WEBINAR: Her Land Her Story Strengthening Women’s Land Rights

Webinar: Her Land Her Story, Closing the Gap on Women’s Land Rights. This interactive webinar is co-hosted by The Land Portal Foundation, the Cadasta Foundation and the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment and TN10 will host a webinar that highlights the critical links between securing women’s land rights and promoting sustainable development. DATE: April 20th, from 9:30 – 11:00 >> Read more

EVENT: Pathways from women’s group-based programs to nutrition change in South Asia

Webinar: Pathways from women’s group-based programs to nutrition change in South Asia: a conceptual framework and literature review – CGIAR with Neha Kumar In the paper related to this webinar, the authors propose a framework outlining pathways through which women's group participation may facilitate improvements in nutrition, and provide a review of the evidence of these pathways in >> Read more

WEBINAR: Pathways from women’s group-based programs to nutrition change in South Asia

Improving the nutritional status of women and children in South Asia remains a high public health and development priority. Women's groups are emerging as platforms for delivering health- and nutrition-oriented programs and addressing gender and livelihoods challenges. In the paper related to this webinar, the authors propose a framework outlining pathways through which women's group >> Read more

WEBINAR: Big data and the global gender gap: The promises and perils of digital information

The UNSSC Knowledge Centre for Sustainable Development and Data-Pop Alliance are hosting a webinar session on 20 March 2018 at 04:00 PM CET. The theme of this webinar is ‘Big data and the global gender gap: The promises and perils of digital information’.   The webinar will discuss gendered data, to highlight how data can be used to promote gender equality, reduce >> Read more

EVENT: OECD Global Forum on Development in Paris

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW for the 2018 Global Forum on Development 5 APRIL 2018, OECD, PARIS Website: [www.oecd.org/site/oecdgfd]www.oecd.org/site/oecdgfd Contact: OECD.GFD@oecd.org Of the world’s 7.6 billion people, more than 4 billion are at a disadvantage in terms of health, education or economic opportunities only because they are young, a woman or both. This is everyone’s loss: the >> Read more

WEBINAR: Strengthening women’s tenure and rights to forests and trees and their participation in decision making

Purpose of the webinar Women farmers often undertake farming activities within irrigation schemes, and can even constitute the majority in smallholder irrigation schemes. However, for various reasons, women are often excluded from the governance and management of such schemes. This makes it difficult to achieve equity in outcomes from investments in irrigation. In turn, this >> Read more

EVENT: ASSAR webinar “Challenging assumptions about gender and climate adaptation: It’s not always what, or who, you think”

ASSAR (Adapation at Scale in Semi-Arid Regions) is hosting a webinar titled "Challenging assumptions about gender and climate adaptation: It’s not always what, or who, you think" on March 14, 2018. Segments and presenters include: Gender as just one factor determining vulnerability Margaret Angula, University of Namibia Women’s agency and livelihood diversification Prathigna Poonacha, Indian >> Read more

EVENT: Role of Women in Peace and Development in London

Role of Women in Peace and Development 26th February 2018 Thursday 8th March 2018 from 09:30 to 14:30 (BST) Room (US.1.11) University Square Stratford, University of East London, London, United Kingdom REGISTRATION As part of our celebration of “International Women’s day” which is celebrated across the world to show the remarkable achievements pf women to the society. >> Read more

EVENT: Building Sustainability in McGovern-Dole Food for Education Programs

JOIN COUNTERPART INTERNATIONAL AND OUR PARTNERS U.S. Department of Agriculture International Solutions Group International Food Policy and Research Institute For a Discussion on Building Sustainability in McGovern-Dole Food for Education Programs RSVP here. OPENING REMARKS Jocelyn G. Brown, Deputy Administrator, Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) United States Department of Agriculture MODERATOR Dr. Joan Parker, President and >> Read more

EVENT: Gender-Based Violence in Asia: Prevalence, Protection, and Perspectives from the Field

We do not have a record of your response to our invitation to this event. Will you attend? Please click the link below to RSVP. Gender-Based Violence in Asia: Prevalence, Protection, and Perspectives from the Field Featuring: Adrian Morel, Acting Regional Director, Conflict and Development, The Asia Foundation Sofia Shakil, Pakistan Country Representative, The Asia >> Read more