Latest Submissions by Marketlinks Team
Dec 31, 2020
SPONSORED BY World Bank Group - Open Learning Campus ABOUT THIS EVENT This is a self-paced course - you can register at any time to begin. This e-Course helps improve your understanding of how some fundamental water management challenges can be addressed through private sector participation, a...
Oct 01, 2020
WHO SHOULD ATTEND? USAID Staff, USAID Implementing Partners, Interested Public ABOUT THIS EVENT Hydro, wind, and solar power are variable renewable energy (VRE) resources with normal daily and/or seasonal fluctuations that are taken into in financial planning for these investments. These energy...
Sep 11, 2020
This post was originally posted on Agrilinks and was written by Prachi Patel. Agriculture sustains the Ethiopian economy , and access to irrigation here is critical for food security. Now, in the wake of COVID-19, the World Food Programme estimates acute hunger will double worldwide, with concern...
Sep 03, 2020
For the month of September, Marketlinks will focus on the economic impacts of climate-related shock.
Sep 02, 2020
This post was originally published on The Seep Network 's blog and was written by Markets in Crises Community of Practice. The Markets in Crises Community of Practice (MiC) recently hosted a 6-week online discussion series on market-based programming (MBP) in the age of COVID, covering four main...
Sep 01, 2020
This post was originally published on Agrilinks and was written by Alison Harrell and Gerson Morales. Smallholder farmers have the potential to play an increasing role in feeding the world through the sustainable supply of key agricultural commodities. However, most smallholder farmers lack funds...
Aug 28, 2020
This blog was originally posted on Agrilinks and was written by Morgan Mercer. Market systems development (MSD) has become an increasingly popular approach to development because of its potential for sustainable development gains, co-funding with the private sector, and increased inclusion for...
Aug 21, 2020
This blog was originally posted on Agrilinks and was written by Jamie Holbrook. In our recent webinar discussing the findings from the Feed the Future Advancing Women’s Empowerment (AWE) landscape analysis and case studies on women and youth inclusion in agricultural market systems, we were joined...
Aug 18, 2020
The White House–led Women’s Global Development and Prosperity (W-GDP) Initiative brings new energy and a comprehensive approach to our mission at USAID.
Aug 20, 2020
On August 20th from 9:00 am – 11:30 am EST, the YEO Network invites you to join the second in a series of at least five (5) online Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit (GYEO) events that follow technical tracks in skills development, workforce readiness, self-employment and entrepreneurship,...