Dec. 1, 2021

08.00-09.10 Opening remarks: 

Elizabeth Callender, Vulnerable Populations Team Leader, USAID Regional Development Mission for Asia

"Presenting the United States' Government new TiP Policy"​

Nicole Goodrich, Senior Advisor Democracy, Governance, Peace, and Security, Asia Bureau USAID.

10.30-11.30 | Fireside chat "What is Actionable Research?"

14.00-15.00 | Panel Session 

Hearing from Those Who Matter Most: Elevating Migrant Voices 

15.00-16.15 | Case Study Discussion with Breakaway Rooms

From planning research to policy recommendations and advocacy: a study of two corridors (Philippines - Hong Kong and Bangladesh - Malaysia).

Room 1: Bangladesh

Room 2: The Philippines

Dec. 2, 2021

09.15-10:30 | Workshop -  Building inclusion in TIP Programming (for recording, contact

Preston Johnson, Victim Case Management System Manager, Liberty Shared

10:30 - 11:30 | Measuring Vulnerability: Can you measure something that is not defined?


12:30 - 13:30 |  Lunch and Learn

An informal conversation on how local organisations are carrying out and applying research within their contexts. 

13.30-15:00 | Roundtable: Mother of Invention – Adaptation and Innovation in Challenging times 

15:00-17:00 | Working Session: Failing Gracefully and Learning from our Actions - how can we be comfortable with failure?