Events preview: This week in development cooperation

By Devex Editor 22 March 2016

Fishermen in Varkala, India. This year's theme for World Water Day highlights the crucial role that water plays in creating and supporting economic, social and human development. Photo by: Paolo Di Tommaso / CC BY-NC

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting March 22:

Gender Empowerment: Advancing Our Commitment
March 22
Washington, D.C., United States

The Economics of Public-Private Partnerships
March 22
Washington, D.C., United States

Building on the Food and Agriculture Business Principles to Advance Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture
March 22
Online

Introducing the Express COP for SMEs
March 22
Online

Building a Sustainable Financial System: The Role of the EU
March 22
Brussels, Belgium

Engaging Communities for Improving Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health in Rural Ethiopia
March 22
London, United Kingdom

Understanding Development: Humanitarian Crises
March 22
London, United Kingdom

Supporting Economic Development: Learning from Success
March 22
London, United Kingdom

3nd Geneva Summit on Sustainable Finance
March 22
Geneva, Switzerland

iEnergy: Reinventing the Energy System for the Future
March 22
Geneva, Switzerland

How Science is Transforming the World: A 2030 Perspective
March 22
Geneva, Switzerland

China’s G-20 Presidency: Comparative Perspectives on Global Governance
March 22
Beijing, China

Improving the Investment Case for R&D in Neglected Infectious Diseases
March 22
Washington, D.C., United States

The Training Resource Package for Family Planning
March 22
Washington, D.C., United States

Forum for the Future of Agriculture
March 22
Brussels, Belgium

CSW60 Sustainable Women’s Economic Empowerment: Looking beyond labour force participation
March 22
New York, United States

ACP Special Post-COP21 Meeting: Discussing the Outcomes of Paris and the Way Forward
March 22-23
Brussels, Belgium

High Level Conference on Global Health Security
March 22-23
Lyon, France

Roundtable: Capital Market and Financial Reform in Asia
March 22-23
Tokyo, Japan

Workshop: Sustainable Development Goals and Trade: Achieving Win-Wins
March 22-23
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Indicators' Coherence with the Sustainable Development Goals
March 23
Online

The Global Migration of Talent and Tax Incentives: Evidence from Malaysia's Returning Expert Program
March 23
Washington, D.C., United States

World Meteorological Day Roundtable Discussion: “Building Climate-Smart Cities”
March 23
Geneva, Switzerland

CSW60 When women’s empowerment isn’t enough: Provocations on power to address intersectional inequality
March 23
New York, United States

Third International Conference on Food Security and Nutrition
March 23-25
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Stitches to Riches: Apparel Employment, Trade, and Economic Development in South Asia
March 24
Washington, D.C., United States

Natural Resources and Global Misallocation
March 24
Washington, D.C., United States

Development in the Face of Climate Extremes and Disasters
March 24
London, United Kingdom

Financial Regulation for Financial Inclusion: What Should Policymakers Do?
March 24
Washington, D.C., United States

Development Innovation and Social Investment Models  in Latin America
March 24
Washington, D.C. United States

Private Sector Development Workgroup Planning Meeting
March 29
Washington, D.C., United States

Enhancing Inter-Regional Cooperation on Agenda 2030
March 30
Brussels, Belgium

International celebrations

World Water Day
March 22

World Tuberculosis Day
March 24

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