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CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research

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:

November (tentative): A webinar on masculinities, by Juan Gonzalo Jaramillo Mejía and a cross-institutional team.

November (tentative): A webinar on ‘Rethinking agriculture: is sustainable, inclusive intensification possible?’ by Deepa Joshi and colleagues from the CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE).

November 21: A webinar on strengthening integration of gender considerations in the formal maize seed sector development in Sub-Saharan Africa, organized by Rahma Adam and colleagues from the CGIAR Research Program on Maize.

November 27 (tentative): A webinar on ‘Power through‘ by Alessandra Galliè and Cathy Farnsworth at the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock.

December 10: ‘Youth Realities, Aspirations and Transitions to Adulthood in Dryland Agricultural systems‘ by Esther Njuguna-Mungai, Katindi Sivi-Njonjo and Isaiah Okuku at the CGIAR Research Program on Grain Legumes and Dryland Cereals (GLDC).

December (tentative): A webinar on gender work in the NextGen and Foods Cassava projects by a team at the International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and the CGIAR Research Program on Roots, Tubers and Bananas (RTB).

As the CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research is in the process of winding down in its current shape, we are no longer planning any further series of webinars, but still encourage you to share ideas of potentially interesting webinars that could be hosted by the successor to the Gender Platform in 2020 – please contact Ewen Le Borgne (e.leborgne [at] cgiar.org) for any such webinar idea.

Webinars

Gender transformative approaches - an iceberg? (photo credit: Medium)

Webinar: Reflections on gender transformative approaches in agriculture – The promise and cautionary tales

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted and organized the webinar ‘Reflections on gender transformative approaches in agriculture – The promise and cautionary tales’ on June 20th, 2.00-3.30pm CEST. The webinar was organized in collaboration with KIT Royal Tropical Institute. Webinar recording and presentation Webinar recording To access the recording, click on this link and enter the password: uJfJ6P2t Webinar presentation…

G-seed (photo credit: Centre for Behaviour Change and Communication)

Webinar: Culture, choice and action in legume seeds systems in East and North Uganda

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar ‘Culture, choice and Action in legume seed systems in East and North Uganda‘ on May 10th, 2.00-3.30pm CEST. The webinar was organized in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Grain Legumes and Dryland Cereals (GLDC). Webinar recording and presentation Webinar recording To access the recording, click on this link…

Webinar: Typologies of change – Making sense of gender integration in agriculture and food security research

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar ‘Typologies of change – Making sense of gender integration in agriculture and food security research‘ on Tuesday April 16 (3.00-4.30pm CET). The webinar was organized in collaboration with the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and KIT Royal Tropical Institute. Presentation and webinar recording Gender and food systems research: Key lessons…

Crop residue for fuel wood and fattening (IPMS-Mi'eso) - Mirab Hararghe Zone of the Oromia Region, Ethiopia (photo credit: ILRI/Apollo Habtamu)

Webinar: Youth realities, aspirations and transitions to adulthood in dryland agricultural systems

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research is hosting the webinar ‘Youth realities, aspirations and transitions to adulthood in dryland agricultural systems‘ on November 7, 2019. The webinar is organized in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Grain Legumes and Dryland Cereals (GLDC). REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR (upcoming) Background In the second phase of the CGIAR Research Programs’ proposal, there…

Woman in a wheat field, Ethiopia (photo credit: CIMMYT)

Webinar: Changing gender norms in agriculture projects – What works in Pakistan and Ethiopia

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar ‘Changing gender norms in agriculture projects – What works in Pakistan and Ethiopia‘ on Thursday February 28 (2.00-3.30pm CET). The webinar was organized in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Wheat. Webinar recording Please access the webinar recording here. In order to play that .wrf file you need to download the…

(photo credit: V. Atakos / CCAFS)

Webinar: Guidelines and good practices for achieving gender equality outcomes through climate services

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar ‘Guidelines and good practices for achieving gender equality outcomes through climate services‘ on Wednesday January 23 (2.00-3.30pm CET). The webinar was organized in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). Webinar recording WEBINAR recording Click on the link (left) and enter the password: GqC2B8tJ Presentations Promoting gender…

Milk bar at Maai Mahiu, Kenya (photo credit: North Star Alliance)

Webinar: Gendered barriers and opportunities in milk trading in peri-urban Nairobi

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar ‘Gendered barriers and opportunities in milk trading in peri-urban Nairobi‘ on Monday December 17 (3.00-4.30pm CET). The webinar was organized in collaboration with the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and the CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH). Milk bar at Maai Mahiu, Kenya (photo credit: North Star Alliance)…

Nepali man with Peter Cronkleton's partner (photo credit: Carol J. Pierce Colfer, CIFOR/Cornell)

Webinar: Making sense of ‘intersectionality’

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research hosted the webinar ‘Making sense of ‘intersectionality’‘ on Thursday November 15 (3.00-4.30pm CET). The webinar was organized in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry (FTA). Webinar recording WEBINAR RECORDING Click on the link (left) and enter the password: mHqiZkM7   Background There is an increasing recognition within applied agriculture and natural…

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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 hosted 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 was organized in collaboration with the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI). Webinar recording WEBINAR RECORDING Click on the link (left) and enter the password: aQhDJjJ8 Presentation Can micronutrient training create women’s demand for…

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.