CGIAR Gender

CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research

Workshops

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.

Registration open for UN Women Training: Enhance your skills as a Leader for Gender Equality and Women’s rights

The UN Women Training Centre announced the opening of registration to the course ‘Transformative Leadership: Leading for Gender Equality and Women’s Rights’. The course aims at strengthening capacities and knowledge of managers and organizational leaders to advance gender equality, women’s empowerment, and women’s rights. Registration deadline: 8 April 2018.

Training workshop on gender integration (photo credit: C.Nguyen / ILRI)

Bridging the Gender Gap in Livestock Projects in Vietnam and Cambodia

Two training workshops were held in January 2018 to develop the capacity of livestock researchers to integrate gender in livestock value chains in projects supported by the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research in Vietnam, and the United States Agency for International Development in Cambodia. The key output of the workshops was an increased understanding by the researchers on areas in…

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…

Interview of Gender Platform coordinator Rhiannon Pyburn

Introducing the first Annual Scientific Conference of the CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research is organizing its very first scientific conference and capacity development workshop from 4-8 December 2017 on the premises of KIT Royal Tropical Institute in Amsterdam where the Platform is physically based. The conference brings together gender scientists from across all CGIAR research programs. The aim is to share research findings, exchange knowledge, and…