Event preview: This week in development cooperation

    Young people are front and center in this week's development events around the world. Photo by: Martin Boulanger

    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.

    Global Ocean Action SummitSept. 9 - 13The Hague, Netherlands

    Beyond 2015 Global Youth SummitSept. 9 - 11San Jose, Costa Rica

    28th session of the Latin American and Caribbean Forestry CommissionSept. 9 - 13Georgetown, Guyana

    1st Inter-Regional Conference on Land and Water ChallengesSept. 10 - 14Bari, Italy

    Annual meeting of the New ChampionsSept. 11 - 13Dalian, China

    Conference on Sustainable Development of Tourisms in IslandsSept. 11 - 13Réunion Island, France

    International Youth Job Creation SummitSept. 13London, United Kingdom

    World Economic Forum Strategic Dialogue on the Future of Mongolia    Sept. 14 - 15Ulanbataar, Mongolia

    World Suicide Prevention DaySept 10   

    United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation    Sept 12

    Events/Hearings:

    • Subcommittee Hearing: India’s Missing GirlsHouse Committee on Foreign AffairsSept. 10Washington, DC

    Elections:

    • Norway Elections (Parliamentary)Sept. 9

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