The future of international development cooperation is not just hashed out in dusty field offices and ramshackle schools and hospitals, but also at a variety of events, celebrations and other gatherings. Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting July 22:
74th meeting of Clean Development Mechanism Executive Board Bonn, Germany July 22-26Living Soil Forum Stockholm, SwedenJuly 22-265th International Forum for Sustainable Asia and the Pacific Yokohama, Japan July 23-24Youth conference for disaster risk reduction 2013 London, United Kingdom July 23-26After G8: tax, trade, transparency and Lough Erne communique Virtual July 24IADB sustainability roundtable on future of water resources in Latin America and Caribbean Washington, D.C., United States July 24Asia-Pacific regional high-level consultation on gender, food security and nutrition Bangkok, Thailand July 24-26International flood forum on identification of effective flood risk management from lessons learned Bangkok, ThailandJuly 25LAC Flavors 2013 Granada, Nicaragua July 25-26Launch: Free and equal campaign for LGBT rights Cape Town, South Africa July 263rd session of U.N. Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management Cambridgeshire, United KingdomJuly 27International celebrations
World Hepatitis Day, July 28
Togo (Parliamentary), July 25
Kuwait (Parliamentary), July 27
Mali (Presidential first round – tentative), July 28
Cambodia (Parliamentary), July 28
Northern Cyprus (Parliamentary), July 28
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