All External Events

June 16, 2017
Last fall, the U.S. Government developed a new strategy for global food security. To monitor and measure the results of our whole-of-government efforts under this strategy, we have developed a draft set of performance monitoring indicators. The public is welcome to provide feedback by June 30 on these indicators.
April 21 - 23, 2017
At the Spring and Annual Meeting, the joint Bank-IMF Development Committee and the IMF's International Monetary and Financial Committee will hold meetings to discuss progress on the work of the Bank and Fund.
April 18 - 20, 2017
This April 18-20, development practitioners and researchers are invited to join facilitated online discussions that will explore research needs across three core themes from the U.S. Government's Global Food Security Strategy Results Framework: agriculture-led economic growth, resilience, and nutrition.
April 1, 2017
Food Tank, in collaboration with the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University and Oxfam America, will be hosting the Boston Food Tank Summit. This two-day event will feature more than three dozen different speakers from the food and agriculture field.
March 30, 2017
Convened annually by the Council’s Global Agricultural Development Initiative, the symposium on global agriculture and food security provides a platform for discussion about the US government and international community’s progress on addressing the problem of food insecurity.
March 27 - 28, 2017
provide a demand-driven, collaborative learning space where participants share experiences and best practice information on programs, methodologies, strategies and tools; network to build partnerships; and gain new technical capacities to build the fields of sustainable energy, agriculture, food processing and distribution, and access to finance.
March 24 - 25, 2017
This year the combined 4th Annual Food Waste and Hunger Summit and the 12th Annual Universities Fighting World Hunger Summit will be hosted by Walsh University in Canton, Ohio on March 24-25.
February 26 - March 4, 2017
During this annual event, the Peace Corps community celebrates all the ways that Peace Corps makes a difference at home and abroad and renews its commitment to service.
February 6 - 8, 2017
Feed the Future Innovation Labs Regional Partners Meeting has been scheduled for 6-9 February 2017 in Dakar, Senegal. The meeting will kick off in Dakar on Monday, February 6 for two days of plenary and breakout sessions, followed by a half day of smaller meetings with USAID staff and Innovation Lab Directors on Wednesday, February 8.
February 2, 2017
Food Tank, in partnership with The George Washington University and the World Resources Institute, is excited to announce the 3rd Annual Washington, D.C. Food Tank Summit. This one-day event will feature more than three dozen different speakers from the food and agriculture field.
December 7, 2016
To improve nutrition outcomes, services such as nutrition assessment, nutrition counseling, instruction regarding nutrition-sensitive agriculture, and education on healthy eating must be improved. During this 90 minute webinar, SPRING presents and hears from efforts to improve the quality and availability of nutrition services.
November 17, 2016
Climate-smart agriculture is an important piece of the U.S. Government vision for global food security, at home and abroad. Tune in to this COP-22 side event to learn more about U.S. Government leadership and partnerships that are accelerating adaptation to a changing climate and reducing emissions from agriculture. Livestream begins at 1:30 p.m. Eastern time.
September 12 - 16, 2016
It’s Feed the Future Week, and all week we’ll be celebrating progress and partnerships made possible through the initiative’s innovative model for development. Feed the Future’s progress wouldn't be possible without our partners—governments, private companies, universities and research partners, other donors and civil society. Read on as we celebrate the vital partnerships that have contributed to impact across the globe.
September 4 - 8, 2016
The 2016 Africa Green Revolution Forum will bring together heads of state and government, farmer organizations, business leaders and captains of industry, eminent thought leaders, development partners, researchers, and finance & investment leads to share their insights on how to create, align and leverage financial, technical, policy and market-expanding resources to develop game-changing and inclusive agribusiness models for Africa.
May 20, 2016
Feed the Future is conducting a series of expert roundtables to discuss the role of food security in light of recent policy agreements and the Sustainable Development Goals, emerging trends impacting the global food system, and mobilization of a global financing framework for food security. Tune in via livestream to join leaders from across the private sector, civil society, the U.S.