An infant receives a vaccination. This year's World Immunization Week focuses on closing the gap and meeting the global vaccination targets by 2020. Photo by: Kenneth Pornillos / World Bank / CC BY-NC-ND

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting April 26:

From Sustainable Development Goals to the New Urban Agenda
April 26
Brussels, Belgium

Positive Youth Development in Action: Voice from Youth and Practitioners
April 26
Washington, D.C., United States

The 10th Disaster Risk Management Seminar — Resilient Reconstruction in Nepal: Transforming Risks to Resilience
April 26
Tokyo, Japan

The European Refugee Crisis 2016 and the Challenges to Schengen Borders
April 26
Geneva, Switzerland

Bigger Slums or Better Homes? Solving the Global Climate Displacement Crisis Begins with Land
April 26
Geneva, Switzerland

Climate-Smart Agriculture: Tools for Action
April 26
Online

Incorporating Pro-poorest Growth in the SDGs: Moving beyond the MDGs
April 26-27
Manila, Philippines

Meet Lucy: New Ideas in Governance — Do They Work in Practice?
April 26-28
Manila, Philippines

Financial Information: Catalyst for Growth
April 26-28
Vienna, Austria

Building National Resilience through Infrastructure Construction and Management
April 27
Tokyo, Japan

Impact Investing in Wild Fisheries
April 27
Online

Agricultural R&D investment and Human Capacities and Productivity Performance in Latin America and the Caribbean: New Evidence
April 27
Washington D.C., United States

Communication for Development Network 'Focus Sessions' on on ICTs in Health
April 27
London, United Kingdom

Ebola Virus Disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1976-2014
April 27
London, United Kingdom

When Governance is more than Government
April 27
Washington, D.C., United States

Women's Forum Mexico 2016
April 27-28
Mexico City, Mexico

Seminar on Water and Food Security in the Mediterranean
April 28
Meknes, Morocco

Supplying High-Quality Seeds and Traits to Smallholder Farmers: Policy and Investment Options for Developing-Country Seed Systems
April 28
Washington D.C., United States

Racing to Close the Immunization Gap
April 28
Washington D.C., United States

Trade, Technology and Input Linkages: A Theory with Evidence from Colombia
April 28
Washington, D.C., United States

Governance for Growth with Equity in Latin AmericaApril 28-29
Montevideo, Uruguay

Panel Debate: To Develop Africa, We Must Work around the State
April 29
Washington, D.C., United States

Rapid Energy Transition
April 29
Powys, Wales, United Kingdom

49th Annual Meeting of the Asian Development BankMay 2-5
Frankfurt, Germany

Workshop on SDG Implementation
May 2-3
Paris, France

Jump-starting the SDGs in Germany: Natural Resources and Sustainable Consumption and Production
May 2-4
Berlin, Germany

African Diaspora Business Dialogue Forum 2016May 3
Washington D.C., United States

Industrialization in Africa
May 3
London, United Kingdom

21st Meeting of the Participants Committee (PC) of the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility
May 3-5
Washington D.C., United States

Innovate UK and DECC Innovation Showcase
May 4
Glasgow, Scotland

More Equality and Justice in Climate Action
May 4
London, England; Online

Towards excellence in climate change and environmental reporting in Africa
May 5
Online

Climate Action 2016
May 5-6
Washington D.C., United States

International celebrations

World Immunization Week
April 24-30

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