NET RESOURCES: UN Report “Turning promises into action: Gender equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”

From their website: “Turning promises into action: Gender equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”, UN Women’s new flagship report, provides a comprehensive and authoritative assessment of progress, gaps and challenges in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) from a gender perspective. The report monitors global and regional trends in achieving the SDGs for >> Read more

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: OPHI summer school applications now open

OPHI Summer School 2018: Multidimensional Poverty Measurement & Analysis Organised by the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI), University of Oxford, will be held at Oxford Department of International Development, in Oxford, England, 16-27 July 2018. The purpose of this intensive Summer School is to provide a thorough technical and practical introduction to multidimensional poverty measurement with >> Read more

JOB OPPORTUNITY: International Gender and Organizational Development Consultant in Mali

Apply here. Overview Banyan Global is a women-owned and managed international development consulting firm based in Washington, DC with staff working in a number of countries across the world. Banyan Global operates within six practice areas: health, finance and investment, enterprise development, gender, youth, and monitoring, evaluation and learning. Under its gender practice, Banyan Global >> Read more


You can read more about the job and application instructions here.  You can read more about the lab here.  About the workplace:  The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Peanut Research (Peanut Lab) is a five-year, $14 million USAID-funded program supporting collaborative research between US and developing country partners in four Areas of Inquiry related to >> Read more

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Chief of Party, Women’s Economic Empowerment

Read the full announcement here. Banyan Global is the holder of largest gender indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract, the Advancing the Agenda of Gender Equality (ADVANTAGE), which is designed to strengthen USAID's capacity to integrate gender equality and women's empowerment systematically across USAID programming, monitoring and evaluation efforts, and procurements. Under the ADVANTAGE IDIQ, >> Read more

WEBINAR: Measuring empowerment of women and girls – the what and the how

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research is hosting a webinar about how to measure empowerment among women and girls. Date: Monday, January 29, 2018 Time: 3.00 - 4.15 p.m. Central European Time (CET) Click here to register. SUMMARY: The measurement of empowerment of women and girls has gained renewed attention over the past years resulting in a host of new >> Read more

NET RESOURCES: Updated Gender Integration Continuum Users Guide

Population Reference Bureau (PRB) has recently updated their Gender Integration Continuum Training Session User's Guide. The Gender Integration Continuum Training Session User’s Guide is a tool to help new and experienced gender trainers plan, prepare for, and facilitate the Gender Integration Continuum training session. It includes a heavily scripted facilitator guide and helpful processing questions, >> Read more

WEB RESOURCE: Gender and Climate Change: Does It Matter?

IFPRI's Claudia Ringler recently gave a talk called "Gender and Climate Change: Does it matter?" In her presentation, she discussed two recent projects: 1) Enhancing Women's Assets to Manage Risk under Climate Change: Potential for Group-Based Approaches (2011-2014, Germany); 2) Increasing Women’s Resilience to Confront Climate Change (2012-2014, CCAFS)   If you missed her talk, >> Read more

NEW FROM IFPRI AUTHORS: Pathways from women’s group-based programs to nutrition change in South Asia: A conceptual framework and literature review

TITLE: Pathways from women's group-based programs to nutrition change in South Asia: A conceptual framework and literature review AUTHORS: Neha Kumar, Samuel Scott, Purnima Menon, Samyuktha Kannan, Kenda Cunningham, Parul Tyagi, Gargi Wable, Kalyani Raghunathan, Agnes Quisumbing ACCESS PUBLICATION HERE. ABSTRACT: Improving the nutritional status of women and children in South Asia remains a high public health and >> Read more


IFPRI's Gender Task Force recently released the organization's full gender strategy. You can access IFPRI's full gender strategy here.