CGIAR Gender

CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research


CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research supports and promotes collaborative research, knowledge sharing and capacity development on gender and  agriculture. For workshops, training, events and scientific conferences, see below.

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.

The “must-have” features of gender-responsive plant or animal breeding

Important deficits in evidence and a lack of practical guidelines are holding back breeding programs from becoming more gender-responsive. This knowledge gap was the impetus for the Gender, Breeding and Genomics workshop organized by the CGIAR Gender and Agriculture Research Network in Nairobi from October 18-21, 2016. The workshop aimed to stimulate active cross-fertilization of ideas from different breeding, genomics…