Events preview: This week in development cooperation

By Devex Editor 21 June 2016

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon with Georg Kell, executive director of the UN Global Compact, during the opening ceremony of the 2015 UN Global Compact Korea Leaders Summit in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Photo by: Evan Schneider / United Nations

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting June 21:

Climate Resilient Value Chains — Lessons Learned
June 21
Online

What Should Tomorrow’s Aid Agencies Look Like?
June 21
London, United Kingdom

Reaching Every Last Child: Spotlighting Girls and Refugees
June 21
Washington, D.C., United States

The National Security Implications of Climate Change and Food Security
June 21
Washington, D.C., United States

AIDF Asia Summit 2016
June 21-22
Bangkok, Thailand

OECD Ministerial Meeting on the Digital Economy: Innovation, Growth and Social Prosperity
June 21-23
Cancun, Mexico

2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit

June 22-24

Silicon Valley, California

The Post-Paris Action Agenda: Features of Non-State and Sub-national Climate Actions
June 22
Rabat, Morocco

Global Climate Change Impacts on Forests and Markets
June 22
Washington, D.C., United States

UN Global Compact Leaders Summit
June 22-23
New York, United States

AgriFuture Days 2016
June 22-24
Villach, Austria

Food Security Forum 2016: Safe, Nutritious, and Affordable Food for All
June 22-24
Manila, Philippines

Roundtable and Seminar: OECD-ADBI Insurance and Retirement Saving and Disaster Risk Financing
June 22-24
Tokyo, Japan

Food Security Forum: Safe, Nutritious, and Affordable Food for All
June 22-24
Manila, Philippines

Policies Against Hunger
June 22-24
Berlin, Germany

The United Kingdom’s European Union Membership Referendum
June 23
United Kingdom

Public Private Partnerships in Health: Responding to Country Needs and the Universal Health Coverage Agenda
June 23
Washington, D.C., United States

After the Ebola Frenzy: Media Lessons for Zika
June 23
Washington, D.C., United States

Facebook for Global Health
June 24
Washington, D.C., United States

The Role of Cities in the Global Transition to Clean Energy
June 24
Washington, D.C., United States

RESULTS International Conference
June 25-28
Washington, D.C., United States

Refugees Work: A Humanitarian Investment That Yields Economic Dividends
June 27
Washington, D.C., United States

11th Disaster Risk Management Seminar “Risk and Reward: Leveraging Disaster Risk Management for Sustainable Development”
June 27
Tokyo, Japan

ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment 2016
June 27-29

New York, United States

World Bank-CEGA Workshop: Advancing the Research Agenda for Financial Inclusion
June 28
Washington, D.C., United States

The Economics of the Global Response to HIV/AIDS
June 28
Washington, D.C., United States

Children in Humanitarian Crises: What Business Can Do
June 28
Online

CGD Europe Seminar — Localizing Development: Donor Approaches to Building Country Ownership
June 28
London, United Kingdom

Advocacy Forum on Facilitating Migration Management in North and Central Asia
June 28-29
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Africa Carbon Forum 2016
June 28-30
Kigali, Rwanda

Fourth Green Industry Conference
June 28-30
Ulsan, South Korea

13th Meeting of the Board of the Green Climate Fund
June 28-30
Incheon, South Korea

6th Global Workshop of the Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project
June 28-30
Montpellier, France

Informal Intergovernmental Meetings in Preparation for Habitat III
June 29 - July 1

New York, United States

G20 Energy Ministers Meeting
June 29-30
Beijing, China

2016 Caux Dialogue on Land and Security
June 29 - July 3
Vaud, Switzerland

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