October 2015Humanitarian Evidence Program launches new Call for Proposals

The Humanitarian Evidence Program, a partnership between Oxfam and the Feinstein International Center to synthesize evidence-based humanitarian research and communicate the findings to decision-makers, has launched two new Call for…

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September 2015Helen Young shares evaluation expertise at humanitarian assistance workshop

The International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie) sponsored Helen Young, FIC Research Director for Nutrition, Livelihoods, and Conflict,  to provide her evaluation expertise during their  Thematic Window 6 Workshop (Acute Malnutrition) in…

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September 2015Feinstein International Center receives endowed gift to support humanitarian work and education

As the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy reports, the Feinstein International Center has received exciting news: “Cristiana Falcone Sorrell, N01, F01, has pledged $937,500 to support the center’s…

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September 2015Roxanne Krystalli weighs in on article about femicide in Mexico

Humanitarian Evidence Program Manager Roxanne Krystalli has been quoted in Alice Driver’s piece in the Texas Observer about femicide. Driver argues that, contrary to an emerging narrative, femicide in Mexico is not a…

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September 2015Roots and Tuber Crops Group Holds First Meeting in Ethiopia

The Roots and Tuber Crops Working Group in Ethiopia held its first meeting on September 2, 2015. The Working Group presented findings on the importance of root crops, as high…

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