Two women walk in front of the headquarters of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development in Paris, France. The OECD Development Week will be held from June 30 to July 3, 2014. Photo by: OECD

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 June 30:

OECD Development Week 2014
June 30-July 3

The 2014 substantive session of the UN Economic and Social Council
June 30
New York, United States

DEADLINE: European Solar Prize 2014
June 30
Bonn, Germany

ARTNeT Seminar on Testing the Heckscher-Ohlin-Vanek Paradigm in a World with Cheap Foreign Labor
June 30
Bangkok, Thailand

Roundtable on Access to Information: A necessary Plank in Enhancing Transparency and Civic Participation in Kenya
June 30
Kenya, Nairobi

Policies against Hunger XI: Towards responsible agriculture investments
June 30-July 1
Berlin, Germany

Devco Training on Justice, Democracy and the Rule of Law
June 30-July 4
Brussels, Belgium

Second Session of High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF)
June 30-July 9
New York, United States

The 2014 substantive session of the UN Economic and Social Council
June 30 -July 11
New York, United States

Green growth in practice: Lessons from country experiences
July 1
London, United Kingdom

USAID Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements
July 1
Washington D.C., United States

Towards a Circular Economy: A zero waste programme for Europe
July 1
Brussels, Belgium

Two-day Integrated Food Security Phase Classification Global Event
July 1-2
Rome, Italy

Civil Society Forum on ILO Domestic Workers' Convention
July 1-2
Manila, Philippines

Women's Leadership, Peace and Sustainable Livelihoods in the DRC and Region
July 1-2
Galway, Ireland

Sub-regional workshop on reporting obligations under the Basel and Stockholm Convention
July 1-3
Dakar, Senegal

First NIE Readiness Workshop in Africa
July 1-4
Nairobi, Kenya

Training on Electronic Traceability for Agricultural Trade Facilitation and Smallholder Integration in Myanmar
July 2
Yangon, Myanmar

2014 Global Forum on Development: Innovating for Development
July 2
Paris, France

Virtual briefing: Aflatoxins, animal health and safety of animal source foods
July 2
Online

USAID Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements
July 1-3
Washington D.C., United States

Elections in post-conflict states: the best way to legitimacy?
July 2
London, United Kingdom

Strategic Dialogue on the Economic Reform Agenda for Ukraine 2014
July 3
Kyiv, Ukraine

France Region and the Global Fund for Cities Development: Financing Urban Development
July 3-4
Paris, France

ASEAN Labour Inspection Conference 2014
July 3-4
Manila, Philippines

The political economy of climate compatible development
July 4
London, United Kingdom

OECD-ADBI Economic Seminar — OECD Economic Survey of Korea 2014
July 4
Tokyo, Japan

Global Food Prices and Business Cycle Dynamics in an Emerging Market Economy
July 8
Tokyo, Japan

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