Syrian refugees at a train station in Vienna. The migration and refugee crisis will feature at the Valleta Summit on Migration in Malta and the G-20 Leaders’ Summit in Turkey. Photo by:
Josh Zakary / CC BY-NC
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 Nov. 9:
Webinar: Can Humanitarians Work Better Together? Nov. 9 Online Ecology, Security and Climate Change Nov. 9 Geneva, Switzerland Doing Cash Differently: How Cash Transfers Can Transform Humanitarian Aid Nov. 9 Washington, D.C., United States SAP’s Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy and Initiatives in Supporting Entrepreneurs in Emerging Markets Nov. 9 Washington, D.C., United States Dakar International Forum on Peace and Security in Africa Nov. 9-10 Dakar, Senegal Building Pathways for Youth Entrepreneurship Nov. 10 London, United Kingdom The Economics of the Arab Spring and Its Aftermath Nov. 10 Washington, D.C., United States Current Global Trade Governance: Toward the Next Agenda? Nov. 10 Tokyo, Japan Exploring the Role of the Private Sector in Development: Market-Based Models for Clean Energy in Latin America Nov. 10 Washington, D.C., United States Smart Cities Group: Urban Planning in Africa Nov. 10 London, United Kingdom What are the European Stakes Towards COP21 and Beyond Nov. 10 Brussels, Belgium Rice Sector Development for Poverty Reduction in the Greater Mekong Subregion Nov. 10-12 Bangkok, Thailand Clean Cooking Forum 2015 Nov. 10-13 Accra, Ghana Workshop: Detecting Cross-Border Tax Evasion Nov. 10-13 Tokyo, Japan Doing Business in Fragile States Nov. 11 Amsterdam, The Netherlands Migration and the Welfare State: A EU-USA Comparison Nov. 11 Geneva, Switzerland LGBT Rights in the Developing World: What Can Washington Do? Nov. 11 Washington, D.C., United States Valletta Summit on Migration Nov. 11-12 Valleta, Malta 2015 CAPE Conference: Bricks and Dollars Nov. 11-12 London, United Kingdom EU Industry and Monetary Policy: The Role of the European Investment Bank Nov. 12 Brussels, Belgium More Inclusive Ways to Peace: The Role of Women in Constitution-Making Processes Nov. 12 Geneva, Switzerland Anti-Money Laundering Policies, De-Risking, and Challenges for Emerging Markets Nov. 12 Washington, D.C., United States Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict : Underlying Causes and Possible Intervention Strategies Nov. 12 Geneva, Switzerland Challenges for Women and Girls in Asia: Why have Some Countries Progressed Better than Others? Nov. 12 Washington, D.C., United States Operating in High Risk and Politically Unstable Regions Nov. 12 London, United Kingdom Sustainable Development Goals: Implementation in Europe Nov. 12-13 Brussels, Belgium European Commission High-Level Conference on EMAs Nov. 13 Frankfurt, Germany What Happens to Markets in Crises? Nov. 13 London, United Kingdom Asian Development Bank: Procurement and Business Opportunity Seminar Nov. 13 London, United Kingdom G-20 Leaders Summit Nov. 15 Antalya, Turkey Road to Paris: What’s at Stake and How Do We Pay for It? Nov. 16 Washington, D.C., United States International celebrations World Science Day for Peace and Development Nov. 10 World Diabetes Day Nov. 14 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.