CGIAR Gender

CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research

Annual Scientific Conference and Capacity Development Workshop 2017

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research convened its first Annual Scientific Conference and Capacity Development Workshop on December 5-8 2017 at KIT Royal Tropical Institute in Amsterdam. Here you can learn more about the event, and find post-conference updates.

Do you have question about the Annual Scientific Conference and Capacity Development Workshop? Please send us an email at genderplatform@cgiar.org.

Objectives

  1. To engage CGIAR scientists in the development of a cross-CGIAR framework for gender research that reflects the system’s priorities, strengths and gaps.
  2. To promote knowledge-sharing, critical feedback and networking amongst researchers engaged in gender research working towards higher quality outputs.
  3. To collectively reflect on the contribution of CGIAR gender research on aqua/agriculture and natural resource management for the broader field of gender and development.
  4. To build the capacity of CGIAR gender scientists on requested themes.

Program

  • 27 November: preparatory webinar – communicating gender research to a scientific audience.
  • 4 December: Pre-meeting for Gender Research Coordinators and Center Gender Representatives (by invitation)
  • 5 December: Scientific Conference day 1
  • 6 December: Scientific Conference day 2
  • 7 December: Capacity Development Workshop day 1
  • 8 December: Capacity Development Workshop day 2 and Community of Practice (CoP) meetings

For more information about the program, click here.

Outputs from the conference:

Event info and updates

Esther Njuguna-Mungai interviewed during the annual scientific conference of the CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research

Participant perspectives

During this first scientific conference and capacity development workshop of the CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research, we asked a small but diverse group of participants for their impressions. In the videos below, participants reflect on how such events affect partnerships and the CGIAR gender community, on participants’ demographics and on the sessions that stand out, amongst other questions.    All…