UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres addresses the opening plenary of the Bonn climate change conference in Germany. Photo by: UN Climate Change / CC BY

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting May 16:

Women Deliver 4th Global Conference
May 16-19
Copenhagen, Denmark

46th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors Caribbean Development Bank
May 16-20
Montego Bay, Jamaica

Bonn Climate Change Conference
May 16-26
Bonn, Germany

2016 Understanding Risk Forum
May 16-20
Venice, Italy

Meeting of the International Syria Support Group
May 17
Vienna, Austria

Refugees, Displacement, and Development: What Should the World Do?
May 17
Washington, D.C., United States

Seminar: Development of Credit Risk Models for SMEs – Japan Case Studies
May 17
Tokyo, Japan

Webinar: Practices to Scale-Up Climate-Smart Agriculture
May 19

Latin America and the Global Politics of Climate Change
May 19
Bonn, Germany

Annual DFI/IFI Working Group Meeting on SME Finance 2016
May 19-20
Rome, Italy

UNESCAP Asia Pacific Forum On Sustainable Development
May 21-22
Bangkok, Thailand

Getting Economic Evaluations Right for Better Decision Making in Health: Insights from Recent Reviews
May 23
Washington, D.C., United States

UN World Humanitarian Summit 2016
May 23-24
Istanbul, Turkey

2016 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank
May 23-27
Lusaka, Zambia

Financial Inclusion in the Digital Economy
May 24-25
Manila, Philippines

Border Carbon Adjustments: A Renewed Role After Paris?
May 25
Bonn, Germany

A Pioneeers’ Alliance for Climate Action - Potentials and Pitfalls
May 25
Berlin, Germany

Implementing USAID’s Multi-Sectoral Nutrition Strategy
May 26

International celebrations

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
May 21

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