Archives for April 2016

IFPRI/PIM team receives World Bank Group, SVRI Award for Innovations to Prevent Gender-Based Violence

Adapted from the original World Bank post PIM is excited to congratulate our current and former IFPRI colleagues Akhter Ahmed, Melissa Hidrobo, John Hoddinott, and Shalini Roy with the reception of the Award for Innovations to Prevent Gender-Based Violence from the World Bank Group and nonprofit Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI). They were among nine teams from >> Read more

Webinar: Collecting sex-disaggregated agricultural data through surveys

Date: April 21, 2016, 1pm-2:30pm EST PIM Gender team members Cheryl Doss and Caitlin Kieran invited participants to discuss how the "Standards for collecting sex-disaggregated data for gender analysis" drafted by PIM in 2014 have been used to date, with a specific focus on lessons learned by CGIAR centers and external partners. 

Mining gender information in policy research

To date, this blog has highlighted many of the challenges faced when collecting sex-disaggregated data through household surveys. In this post, we shift our focus to the complexities of assessing gender integration in policy documents. We spoke with Tatiana Gumucio, a Gender Postdoctoral Researcher at the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) about the evaluation >> Read more

PIM at the GCARD3 Global Event

The GCARD3 Global Event held in South Africa during 5-8th April 2016, a culmination of the third Global Conference on Agricultural Research for Development (process taking place in 2015-2016), brings together agricultural scientists and development practitioners to set new research and investment priorities for the global agri-food science community. GCARD3 is jointly implemented by GFAR (the Global Forum on Agricultural Research) and CGIAR with support >> Read more

PIM Newsletter: January-March 2016

A quarterly overview of recent PIM happenings: a note from PIM director Karen Brooks, blog stories, publications, upcoming events, latest EnGendering Data blogs. Read the newsletter in your browser. Subscribe if you wish to receive the newsletter by email in the future.