Events preview: This week in development cooperation

A man and his child walk through a crowded site for internally displaced persons in Bangui, Central African Republic. June 20 is the World Refugee Day. Photo by: S. Phelps / UNHCR

UNECE/FAO Forests and Sustainable Development Goals — Second Workshop
June 16
Geneva, Switzerland

Tackling poverty: How multidimensional poverty measurement reveals who is poor, how they are poor, and where poverty has fallen
June 16
London, United Kingdom        

Priorities for the new international agreement on reducing disaster risk
June 16
London, United Kingdom        

The U.S.-Japan Alliance: Next Steps and Future Vision
June 16
Washington D.C., United States

A Warming Arctic: Regional Drama with Global Consequences
June 16
Washington D.C., United States        

Sustaining the Space Environment
June 16
London, United Kingdom

Employment Projections and Labour Market Information: Technical Review and Validation Workshop
June 16-17
Bogor, Indonesia

Awareness Raising Seminar and Technical Workshop on Social Security Insurance-Employment (BPJS-Ketenagakerjaan)
June 16-17
Jakarta, Indonesia        

Illegal Logging Update and Stakeholder Consultation Meeting Number 24
June 16-17
London, United Kingdom

UN Development Group (UNDG) Post-2015 Regional Consultation for Europe and Central Asia Strategic Consultation — “Doing Good to Do Better: Successful Corporate Strategies that Benefit Society”
June 16-17
Bratislava, Slovakia

Seventh Meeting of the Standing Committee on Finance
June 16-18
Bonn, Germany

2014 learn4dev Annual Meeting
June 16-18
Ljubljana, Slovenia

PMD Pro 1 — The Essentials of Project Management        
June 16-18
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Workshop on Wastewater Management and Training on WAMEX Tool in Mongolia
June 16-19
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia        

9th Asia Clean Energy Forum 2014
June 16-20
Manila, Philippines

International Criminal Court summer school
June 16-20
Galway, Ireland

APEC Financial Regulators Training Initiative: Regional Seminar on Dealing with Problem Banks
June 16-20
Rarotonga, Cook Islands        

3rd Asia-Netherlands Water Learning Week
June 16-20
Delft, Netherlands

12th Session of the Open Working Group on SDGs
June 16-20
New York, United States

Colombia's Presidential Elections: Results and Impacts
June 17
Washington D.C., United States

Improving the Use of Economic Evaluation for Global Health Funders
June 17
Washington D.C., United States        

Mobile Innovations For Development: A Lively, Lunchtime Discussion From Leaders In the Field
June 17
Washington DC, United States        

127th Meeting of the Committee of Permanent Representatives to UNEP
June 17
Nairobi, Kenya        

Can America Still Lead?
June 17
London, United Kingdom

HIFA-CHILD2015 Webinar 6: Child abuse and neglect identification, management and CHILD 2015
June 17
Online

FinanceEstonia International Forum 2014
June 17-18
Tallinn, Estonia

Navigating International HR in the Nonprofit World
June 17-18
Washington D.C., United States

Informal Interactive Hearing on organizational arrangements for the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples
June 17-18
New York, United States

An Armchair Conversation with Mario Pezzini, Director of the OECD Development Centre
June 18
Washington D.C., United States        

Beyond Fences: Policy Options for Biodiversity, Livelihoods & Transboundary Animal Disease Management in Southern Africa
June 18

Washington D.C., United States        

The Eurozone: End of Crisis or Crisis without End?
June 18
Tokyo, Japan

Thematic Debate "Responding to the opportunities and challenges of the 21st Century: Human Security and the post-2015 development agenda"
June 18
New York, United States

Australia's Strategic Interests in the Asia-Pacific
June 18
London, United Kingdom

Best Food: How to Produce Both Quality and Quantity in Europe and Central Asia
June 18-19
Beograd, Serbia

Informal interactive hearing with non-governmental organizations, civil society organizations, the private sector and academia on the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases (NCDs)
June 19
New York, United States

Global Oil Prices and Local Food Prices: Evidence from East Africa
June 19
Washington D.C., United States

World Humanitarian Summit West and Central Africa
June 19-20
Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

International celebrations

Day of the African Child
June 16

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
June 17

World Refugee Day
June 20

World Hydrography Day
June 21

World Music Day
June 21

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