Events preview: This week in development cooperation

By Devex Editor 31 May 2016

Ángel Gurría, secretary-general of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, at the opening session of the OECD 2016 Forum. Photo by: Julien Daniel / OECD / CC BY-NC

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting May 31:

OECD Forum
May 31-June 1
Paris, France

Civil Society Days
May 31
Brussels, Belgium

SDG on Water: Business as Usual in Brussels?
May 31
Brussels, Belgium

8th Trondheim Conference on Biodiversity
May 31-June 3
Trondheim, Norway

Info Day: EU Aid Volunteers — “Technical Assistance and Capacity Building” Call
June 1
Brussels, Belgium

The 2030 Agenda — A European Union Committed to Sustainable Development Globally
June 1
Brussels, Belgium

Promoting Sustainable Food Systems, from Production to Consumption
June 1
Online

Sovereign Debt Exposure and the Bank Lending Channel: Impact on Credit Supply and the Real Economy
June 1
Washington, D.C., United States

Global Leadership Forum
June 1-3
Washington, D.C., United States

6th Annual “How-to” of Financing Technology Acquisition, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Conference
June 1-3
Beirut, Lebanon

Prosperity, Equality and Sustainability: Perspectives and Policies for a Better World
June 1-3
New Delhi, India

Exploring the Pathways between Animal Health Interventions and Child Nutrition in Tanzania Is System Dynamics a Useful Tool?
June 2
London, United Kingdom

2016 ACED-ADB Conference on Economic Development: The Role of Foreign Direct Investment in Economic Development
June 2-3
Hong Kong

ADBI Special Session on Urbanization and Infrastructure at the Fifth International Workshop on Regional, Urban, and Spatial Economics
June 4
Chengdu, China

Senior-level Course on Conflict and Humanitarian Response
June 5-11
London, United Kingdom

Debate: Can Britain be a Global Leader Outside the EU?
June 6
London, United Kingdom

Inclusive Finance for Employment and Social Innovation
June 6
Brussels, Belgium

1st Annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals
June 6-7
New York, United States

The 50th GEF Council Meeting
June 6-9
Washington, D.C., United States

Asia Clean Energy Forum
June 6-10
Manila, Philippines

Manage Successful Impact Evaluations
June 6-10
Washington, D.C., United States

Informality in the Process of Development and Growth
June 7
Washington, D.C., United States

Tokyo Fiscal Forum
June 7-8
Tokyo, Japan

International celebrations

World No-Tobacco Day
May 31

Global Day of Parents
June 1

World Environment Day
June 5

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