Events preview: This week in development cooperation By Devex Editor 21 September 2015
An aerial view of north Manhattan from the top of the Empire State Building in New York. World leaders will gather in the city for the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit. Photo by:
Bryan Ledgard / CC BY
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 Sept. 21:
Panel Debate on Fundamental Humanitarian Principles Sept. 21 Brussels, Belgium Asian Development Bank Recruitment Outreach Mission Sept. 21 Washington, D.C., United States Development Aid Working Group Meeting Sept. 21 London, United Kingdom FINPYME Forum Sept. 21-22 Medellin, Colombia Youth for Sustainable Development Goals Sept. 22 New York, United States Cultivating Sustainable and Healthy Food Systems Sept. 22 London, United Kingdom Demonstrating Impact: Fame, Funding and the REF Sept. 22 London, United Kingdom Implementing the Post-2015 Development Agenda: A Conversation with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Sept. 22 Washington, D.C., United States Regional Conference on Ecosystem-based Adaptation to Climate Change Sept. 22-23 Chisinau, Moldova Understanding Economic Transformation in Africa Sept. 23 London, United Kingdom Efficient and Equitable Climate Policy in a Dynamic World Sept. 23 Beijing, China International Conference on Sustainable Development Sept. 23-24 New York, United States Luxembourg Sustainability Forum 2015 Sept. 24 Luxembourg, Luxembourg Under One Sky Sept. 24 New York, United States World Leadership Forum Sept. 24 New York, United States Starting Strong: From SDG Ambition to Action Sept. 25 New York, United States From Global Conversation to Global Action — Making the SDGs Work Sept. 25 New York, United States Coherent Policies for Sustainable and Low-carbon Societies Sept. 25 New York, United States Papua New Guinea 40 Years On: Where to Now? Sept. 25 Sydney, Australia NODE i+i: Regional Integration + Social Inclusion Sept. 25-26 New York, United States United Nations Sustainable Development Summit Sept. 25-27 New York, United States Poverty Footprint launch Sept. 26 New York, United States United Nations Private Sector Forum 2015 Sept. 26 New York, United States Promoting Integrity and Transparency in the Banking and Financial Sectors Sept. 26 New York, United States Global Partnership for Sustainable Transport and the Post-2015 Development Agenda High-Level Side Event Sept. 26 New York, United States Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting Sept. 26-29 New York, United States Social Good Summit Sept. 27-28 New York, United States International celebrations International Day of Peace Sept. 21 Know of an upcoming event that might be of interest to the international development community? Leave a comment below or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org . Read more development aid news online, and subscribe to The Development Newswire to receive top international development headlines from the world’s leading donors, news sources and opinion leaders — emailed to you FREE every business day.