Events preview: This week in development cooperation

By Devex Editor 12 January 2016

Young men in rice fields in Sapa, Vietnam. The Global Forum for Food and Agriculture will be held from Jan. 14 to 16 in Berlin, Germany. Photo by: Kibae Park / United Nations / CC BY-NC-ND

Events, meetings and other gatherings around the globe kick off a new year in international development. Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting Jan. 11:

Restoring Humanity: The Road to Istanbul
Jan. 12
Washington, D.C., United States

The Future of Asia’s Finance: Emerging Challenges
Jan. 12
Washington, D.C., United States

Capitalism, Tourism and Climate Change
Jan. 12
London, United Kingdom

Contesting the Intensification of Women's Labour in Neoliberal India
Jan. 12
London, United Kingdom

TB Elimination — Should we be Careful What we Wish for?
Jan. 12
London, United Kingdom

Second Edition of Water Talks
Jan. 13
Geneva, Switzerland

Africa's Industrialization: Reversing the Decline
Jan. 14
London, United Kingdom

Marburg & Ebola Viruses Old and New
Jan. 14
London, United Kingdom

The Future of MCC Partnerships: New Country Selections and New Strategic Directions
Jan. 14
Washington, D.C., United States

The State of International Development
Jan. 14
Washington, D.C., United States

Transforming Transportation 2016
Jan. 14-15
Washington, D.C., United States and online

Global Forum for Food and Agriculture
Jan. 14-16
Berlin, Germany

The Arab Spring Five Years Later: Toward Greater Inclusiveness
Jan. 15
Washington, D.C., United States

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: Transforming Japan and the World
Jan. 15
Tokyo, Japan

Food and Sustainable Development
Jan. 18
New York, United States

Clima East: Working with the Eastern Partnership Countries on Climate Change
Jan. 18
Brussels, Belgium

World Future Energy Summit

Jan. 18-21
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

International Development Fair
Jan. 19
London, United Kingdom

The Potential for Climate Change Induced Conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa
Jan. 19
Washington, D.C., United States

Out of School and Out of Work in Latin America: 20 Million Young People Looking for Opportunities
Jan. 19
Washington, D.C., United States

Citizen Participation: Knowledge Production and Policy in Development Aid
Jan. 19
London, United Kingdom

Deforestation, Tree Planting and El Nino in Indonesia
Jan. 19
London, United Kingdom

Assessing the Outcomes and Implications of Taiwan's January 2016 Elections
Jan. 19
Washington, D.C., United States

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