Events preview: This week in development cooperation By Devex Editor 26 January 2016
Women wait with their children at a maternity center. The International Conference on Family Planning opens this week in Indonesia. Photo by:
Asian Development Bank / CC BY-NC-ND
The International Conference on Family Planning opens this week in Indonesia while the Society for International Development holds its annual career fair in Washington, D.C. Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting Jan. 25:
International Conference on Family Planning Jan. 25-28 Nusa Dua, Indonesia LIDC-DTC Seminar Series: Environment and Diseases Jan. 26 London, United Kingdom Popular Representations of Development: Creating Global Alliances or Reproducing Inequalities? Jan. 26 London, United Kingdom Is Global Health becoming Over-Medicalized? Jan. 26 London, United Kingdom El Niño’s Strength: Smallholder Farmers, Food Security, and Resilience Jan. 26 Washington, D.C., United States Development Innovation and Social Investment Models in Latin America Jan. 26 Washington, D.C., United States Europe in the World: Promoting Peace and Security Jan. 26 London, United Kingdom GEF Introduction Seminar Jan. 26-28 Washington, D.C., United States Health in Yemen after 10 Months of Conflict Jan. 27 London, United Kingdom Polio: Ensuring the Global Public Health Dividend Jan. 27 Geneva, Switzerland Conference on Reconciling Trade and Local Content Development Jan. 27-28 Mexico City, Mexico UNISDR Science and Technology Conference on the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 Jan. 27-29 Geneva, Switzerland When does Research to Improve International Development have to be Multidisciplinary? Jan. 28 London, United Kingdom Global Development in a Digital World Jan. 28 Washington, D.C., United States Sustainable Development Goals: Keeping Citizens at the Center Jan. 28 Washington, D.C., United States USAID's E3 BI-Annual Open House Jan. 28 Washington, D.C., United States Pilot Peer-Review Workshop on Integrated Sustainable Urban Development Strategies Jan. 28-29 Sevilla, Spain Tropical Forests for Sustainable Development: Shaping our Post-2015 Future with Knowledge from the Field Jan. 28-30 New Haven, Connecticut, United States The Politics of Family Planning Programs Jan. 29 London, United Kingdom 3rd Urbanization and Poverty Reduction Research Conference Feb. 1 Washington, D.C., United States South Sudan: the Path for Peace Feb. 1 London, United Kingdom EIB Board of Directors Seminar with Civil Society 2016 Feb. 1 Luxembourg, Luxembourg Civil Society Forum Feb. 1-2 New York, United States Joint Trade Mission Focusing on Transportation Sector Feb. 1-4 Washington, D.C., United States Powering Agriculture: Sustainable Energy for Food MOOC Feb. 1 Online SID-Washington 2016 Career Fair Feb. 2 Washington, D.C., United States 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.