CGIAR Gender

CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research



Annual scientific conference

CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research will host annual scientific conferences to bring together gender scientists from across all CGIAR research programs. The aim is to share research findings, exchange knowledge and, to identify and progress on system-wide research priorities. In 2017, the scientific conference will be combined with a capacity development workshop in the last quarter or the year.

2017 Annual Scientific Conference and Capacity Development Workshop

2016 Annual Meeting

2015 Annual Meeting


All Events

Call for abstracts: ANH Academy Week 2018

The Agriculture, Nutrition & Health (ANH) Academy will hold its 3rd Annual Agriculture, Nutrition and Health Academy Week from 25 – 29 June 2018 in Accra, Ghana.  The call for abstracts for the Scientific Conference on research at the nexus of agriculture-food systems and nutrition and health, is now open. Click here to learn more. 

Webinar: Women leading on the SDGs

The Business & Sustainable Development Commission and GlobeScan are hosting the webinar “Women leading on SDGs” 12 December @ 11am ET / 4 pm GMT. The webinar aims to engage in a conversation on how to inspire and activate more women to lead on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and how companies can invest in women’s leadership on this agenda.…

Integrating Gender, Climate Change, and Nutrition in Development Programming

Please join IFPRI’s Gender, Climate Change, and Nutrition Integration Initiative (GCAN) on Wednesday, December 6 from 9:30am-11:00am EST for a presentation of the GCAN framework and a discussion of its potential to support development programming. The webinar will also feature the perspective of an implementing partner, Mercy Corps, who will share their approaches and tools for integrating gender and resilience into…


Countdown to ANH Academy Week 2017: Learning Lab on Measuring Women’s Empowerment

The Agriculture, Nutrition & Health (ANH) Academy in partnership with the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Nutrition will jointly host the 2nd Agriculture, Nutrition and Health (ANH) Academy week and the 5th Annual Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Nutrition (Nutrition Innovation Lab) Agriculture-Nutrition Scientific Symposium on 9-13 July 2017 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The ANH Academy and the Nutrition…

GRIT workshop 2017

In 2017, the The Gender Research and Integrated Training (GRIT) workshop, led by Penn State University will take place from June 4-23.

CGIAR Diversity and Inclusion Conference

To be held on February 2 & 3 at ICRAF headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya the purpose of this conference is to draw attention to the areas where there is still room for improvement with respect to (gender) diversity and inclusion and to find ways together to work on these improvements both in research and in the workplace.

CGIAR 2030: Training for Change

CGIAR 2030: Training for Change begins with a ½-day of workshop for leaders in leading and managing organizational change followed by a two-day workshop for existing teams or working groups of leaders, biophysical researchers and gender researchers.


Webinar: Design elements for gender-responsive breeding

The CGIAR Research Program on Roots, Tubers and Bananas (RTB) and CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research will jointly organized the webinar “Design elements for gender-responsive breeding” Thursday 21 September. Access the webinar recording here.

Webinar: Gender, climate change and agriculture

CAAFS and the Gender Platform co-hosted the webinar “Gender, climate change and agriculture” Thursday June 15. Click here to access the webinar recording and download the presentations.