Events preview: This week in development cooperation

By Devex Editor 07 June 2016

A high-level meeting in New York will put the spotlight on the importance of a fast-track approach to the AIDS response to end the epidemic as a public threat by 2030. Photo by: Trinn Suwannapha / World Bank / CC BY-NC-ND

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting June 7:

Supporting Innovation in Israel
June 7
Tel Aviv, Israel

Thailand's Deeper State of Crisis?
June 8
London, United Kingdom

Crimes against Humanity – Do we Need a New Global Treaty?
June 8
Geneva, Switzerland

Supporting Early Childhood Development in Humanitarian Crises
June 8
Washington, D.C., United States

Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance in Developing Countries: The Role of Aid and International Agencies
June 8
Washington, D.C., United States

A China-led Multilateral System on the Rise?
June 8
Brussels, Belgium

High-Level Ministerial Meeting on of the Implementation Sendai Framework 2015-2030
June 8-9
Asuncion, Paraguay

Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct
June 8-9
Paris, France

The State of Economics, The State of the World
June 8-9
Washington, D.C., United States

2016 High-Level Meeting on Ending AIDS
June 8-10
New York, United States

Innovative Strategies for Development Summit
June 8-10
Manila, Philippines

Eighth Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference
June 8-10
Batumi, Georgia

How Multilateral Development Banks Track Gender Equality
June 9
Washington, D.C., United States

Raising the Bar: The Struggle for the Recognition of Human Rights Defenders
June 9
Geneva, Switzerland

World Bank Seminar: “World Development Report (WDR) 2016: Digital Dividends”
June 9
Tokyo, Japan

Healthier Oceans for Better Lives
June 9
Geneva, Switzerland

Measuring and Monitoring Implementation of the SDGs: Fit for Purpose?
June 9
Geneva, Switzerland

Seminar on Integrating Refugees into Higher Education: Solutions for a Generation on the Run
June 9-10
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The Future City of Africa
June 9-11
Nairobi, Kenya

Trade and Nutrition: Opportunities and Risks
June 10
Online

5 Years after the Arab Spring: The Implosion of Social Movements?
June 10
London, United Kingdom

Child Labor: Evidence and Action Workshop
June 10
Washington, D.C., United States

International Experience on Urban Planning: Promoting Health and Environmental Sustainability
June 13
London, United Kingdom

Innovation for Development: Why Are We not Getting to Scale?
June 13
Washington, D.C., United States

Learning from the Global South
June 13
London, United Kingdom

Refugees, Rule of Law, Lobbying Transparency: Is Europe Rising to the Challenges?
June 13-14
Brussels, Belgium

The Annual Bank Conference on Africa: Managing the Challenges and Opportunities of Urbanization in Africa
June 13-14
Oxford, United Kingdom

Global Youth Forum 2016
June 13-15
Washington, D.C., United States

International Security Forum: Global Disorder — Security in a World Disrupted
June 13-15
Geneva, Switzerland

7th Africa Agriculture Science Week
June 13-16
Kigali, Rwanda

Devex World
June 14
Washington, D.C., United States

International Volunteer Service and the 2030 Development Agenda
June 14
Washington, D.C, United States

Going the Last Mile: Accelerating Progress in Food Security and Nutrition
June 14
Brussels, Belgium

Regional Economic Outlook on Sub-Saharan Africa
June 14
Beijing, China

European Sustainable Energy Week
June 14-16
Brussels, Belgium

The Third Asia Regional Conference on Community-Driven Development
June 14-17
Sapa, Vietnam

Climate-smart Agriculture in Action
June 14-17
Rome, Italy

International celebrations

World Oceans Day
June 8

World Day Against Child Labor
June 12

World Blood Donor Day
June 14

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