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Webinars

On gender and agriculture: webinar series

This webinar series on issues related to gender and agriculture was developed in collaboration with CGIAR Research Programs and partners. It is designed as a knowledge sharing tool to facilitate exchange among members of the CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research.

The objectives are:

  1. Promoting knowledge sharing on gender research
  2. Increasing the visibility of CGIAR gender research

Upcoming webinars for 2018 and 2019:

19 October 2018: ‘Can micronutrient training create women’s demand for high-zinc rice? The case of Bangladesh‘, by Harold Glenn A. Valera at the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI).

15 November 2018: ‘Making sense of intersectionality‘, by Carol Colfer, Markus Ihalainen and Bimbika Sijapati-Basnett at the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforesty (FTA).

17 December 2018: ‘Gendered constraints and opportunities in milk trading in peri-urban Nairobi‘ by Alessandra Galiè at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI).

January 2019 (tentative): A webinar by GENNOVATE.

We are planning a monthly series of webinars so watch this space for more information – and contact Ewen Le Borgne (e.leborgne [at] cgiar.org) if you would like to propose a webinar.

Webinars

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Webinar: Can micronutrient training create women’s demand for high-zinc rice? The case of Bangladesh

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research is hosting the webinar ‘Can micronutrient training create women’s demand for high-zinc rice? The case of Bangladesh‘ on Friday October 19 (11am-12.30pm CEST). The webinar is organized in collaboration with the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI). REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR Background Zinc is one of the key micronutrients required for children’s adequate growth. In Bangladesh,…

Planting Gnetum (photo credit: CIFOR / Ollivier Girard)

Webinar: ‘Women’s land: Beyond “access” to rights’

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar ‘Women’s land: Beyond “access” to rights‘ on Friday September 7. The webinar was organized in collaboration with the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). Webinar recording Click on the link (left) and enter the password: xE8gqZW7 Presentation Women’s land rights as a pathway to poverty reduction: A framework and review of available evidence from…

Nepalese woman (photo credit: M. Elias)

Webinar: GENNOVATE, a qualitative comparative study on gender norms and agency in agricultural and environmental innovation – Study concepts and methodology

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar ‘GENNOVATE, a qualitative comparative study on gender norms and agency in agricultural and environmental innovation – Study concepts and methodology’ on Thursday July 12. The webinar was organized in collaboration with Bioversity International and GENNOVATE. A follow-up webinar will be organized over a few months. Watch our webinars page for more information! Webinar…

CIP Rwanda Good Nutrition and Innovative Urban Farming Campaign (photo credit: CIP / H. Rutherford)

Webinar: Ensuring gender-responsive plant and animal breeding – A practical decision checklist

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar ‘Ensuring gender-responsive plant and animal breeding – A practical decision checklist’ on Thursday May 17. The webinar was organized in collaboration with the Gender and Breeding Initiative (GBI) and the CGIAR Research Program on Roots, Tubers and Bananas (RTB). Webinar recording webinar recording  Click on the link (left) and enter the password: gY45A2d8…

Women participating in a Nutrition event organized by self-help groups (photo credit: A. Arrieta / IFPRI)

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

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar ‘Pathways from women’s group-based programs to nutrition change in South Asia: A conceptual framework and literature review’ on Wednesday May 9. The webinar was organized in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). Webinar recording webinar recording  Click…

Women farmers in Central Asia (photo credits: N. Palmer / IWMI)

Webinar: Improving gender equity in irrigation – What approaches can improve participation and benefits for women?

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar “Improving gender equity in irrigation – What approaches can improve participation and benefits for women?” on Tuesday March 13. The webinar was organized in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE). Webinar recording Missed the webinar? webinar recording Click on the button (left) and enter the password:…

Rakai farmers group (photo credit: John Baptist Wandera/CIFOR)

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

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar “More than a seat at the table: Strengthening women’s tenure and rights to forests and trees and their participation in decision making” on Thursday February 8, 2018. The webinar was organized in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA) and the Centre for International Forestry Research…

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

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

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar “Measuring empowerment of women and girls: the what and the how” on Wednesday January 31, 2018. This webinar was organized in collaboration with KIT Royal Tropical Institute in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Webinar recording  Did you miss the webinar? Access the webinar recording by clicking here and enter the password Ar3cvP3h Webinar recording Presentation Measuring…

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.

Webinar: A new type of gender training

To be held on March 2, 2017 from 3.00-4.00 P.M. IST and led by the CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecossytems, this webinar will walk participants through the purpose and use of the manual, including implementation experiences from one of the field trainers. The current manual is simply a starting point, as the designers hope to accrue feedback…

Measuring Gender Trans- formative Change in Agriculture

In this webinar, CARE and WorldFish Center jointly present a literature review of promising indicators and tools for measuring gender-transformative change in agriculture, along with some practical case studies and the implications of applying such approaches in practice.

Agrilinks webinar

Join this special webinar on November 10 and discover how the Feed the Future Gender-Sensitive Climate-Smart Agriculture for Nutrition (G-CAN) initiative aims to support USAID on the new Global Food Security Strategy. Speakers include Claudia Ringler, Elizabeth Bryan and Timothy Thomas from IFPRI.

Closing the gender data gap for agricultural policy and investment

This webinar by partner Gender in Agriculture Partnership (GAP) was held October 4, 2016 and addressed the issue of closing the gender data gap in agriculture to make women visible for implementing and tracking progress in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), so that “no one is left behind.” It was hosted by Jennie Dey de Pryck, GFAR/GAP Senior Gender Adviser, and moderated…

Data sharing

Webinar: Data sharing   Date: Thursday, September 29, 2016 Time: 08:30 a.m. UTC +5   Background The International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) provides support on communications, data and information management to the CGIAR Gender and Agriculture Research Network. A key component of this initiative is to provide data and information management tools and systems to support the needs and requirements of the network…