Upcoming Events

SEEP Webinar — Blockchain 101: What Is It and How Can It Empower Women?

September 25, 2019, 9:00 am
September 25, 2019, 10:00 am
Nathan co-facilitates SEEP’s women’s economic empowerment working group, which seeks to improve the ability of market systems and other inclusive economic development practitioners to facilitate inclusive, empowering and sustainable services to women worldwide. Nathan leads in the organization of events, webinars, discussions, and blogs to share information and resources across practitioners, facilitate the connection of members through quarterly newsletters and working group calls, and expand the evidence base on good practices. Blockchain 101: What Is It and How Can It Empower Women? Sept 25th, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM EDT The promise — and potential — of blockchain ...

How Can Islands Move E-Mobility Into The Fast Lane?

October 8, 2019, 2:00 pm
October 8, 2019, 3:30 pm
The Virtual Island Summit, organized by Island Innovation, will be held October 6-11, 2019. The Summit is a free and entirely online event designed to connect global islands to share their common experiences through a digital platform. Nathan expert Adam Borison will be hosting a webinar on e-mobility during the event. How Can Islands Move E-Mobility Into The Fast Lane? Tuesday, October 8th | 2:00 – 3:30 pm EDT Islands and e-mobility — or transport electrification — are a natural fit. Islands are geographically compact, minimizing charging infrastructure and driving distance issues. Islands have expensive and risky fossil fuel supply chains, ...

SEEP 2019 Training Expo — Measuring Women’s Empowerment through Savings Groups: What Do We Really Know?

Arlington, VA
October 23, 2019, 2:45 pm
October 23, 2019, 4:45 pm
The Training Expo at the 2019 SEEP annual conference will give attendees the opportunity to learn, engage and collaborate in one of six crash course trainings. The 2-hour sessions are led by highly skilled facilitators, experienced in a range of thematic topics: consensus building, market assessments, data-driven design, creative change leadership, and more! Learn more Measuring Women’s Empowerment through Savings Groups: What Do We Really Know? Facilitated by Katherine Rickard and Lis Meyers, Nathan There is strong evidence that Savings Groups (SGs) expand access to financial resources by women, and contribute to asset accumulation and increased business investments. This is why ...