Events preview: This week in development cooperation

The Youth for Global Goals session at the 49th Annual Meeting of the Asian Development Bank in Frankfurt, Germany. Photo by: Asian Development Bank / CC BY-NC-ND

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting May 4:

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

Global Compact 2030: Looking into the Future of Corporate Sustainability
May 4
Prague, Czech Republic

More Equality and Justice in Climate Action
May 4
London, United Kingdom

What does Climate Change have to do with Zika, and How is the US Responding?
May 4
Washington, D.C., United States

Humanitarian Summit: Critical Issues for Switzerland
May 4
Geneva, Switzerland

Food and Agriculture Organization Regional Conference for Europe
May 4-6
Antalya, Turkey

Climate Action 2016: Catalyzing a Sustainable Future
May 5-6
Washington, D.C., United States

USAID Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance Shelter and Settlements Workshop
May 6
Washington, D.C., United States

Food and Agriculture Organization Regional Conference for the Near East
May 9-13
Rome, Italy

The 13th Overview Course on Financial Issues: Promoting Stable and Inclusive Financial Systems
May 9-13
Washington, D.C., United States

15th Session of Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
May 9-20
New York, United States

Transformative Leadership for Systems Change
May 9 - June 10
Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States

Middle East in Crisis: How the World should Respond
May 10
London, United Kingdom

The Economic Impact of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon
May 10
Geneva, Switzerland

United Nations General Assembly High-level Thematic Debate: Strengthening the UN’s Role in Peace and Security
May 10-11
New York, United States

Shared Value Leadership Summit
May 10-11
New York, United States

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