Events preview: This week in development cooperation

By Devex Editor 12 July 2016

AIDS 2016 International Chair & IAS President Chris Beyrer, South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, AIDS 2016 Local Co-Chair Olive Shisana and Private Sector Reference Group Chairman & Anglo American CMO Brian Brink at the launch of the Private Sector Reference Group in Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo by: Peter Morey / International AIDS Society

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting July 11:

High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
July 11-20
New York, United States

EU-China Summit
July 12-13
Beijing, China

High-Level Thematic Debate on Human Rights
July 12-13
New York, United States

Smart and Affordable Farming Solutions for Africa: The Next Driver for Agricultural Transformation
July 13
Brussels, Belgium

Improving Public Financial Management for Effective Local Government Service Delivery in South Sudan
July 13
Juba, South Sudan

What Future Awaits the Energy Systems in Europe and the World in the Year 2040 and Beyond?
July 13
Brussels, Belgium

Vaccination in Emergencies: Overcoming Obstacles and Decreasing Delays
July 13
London, United Kingdom

Achieving Financial Stability and Growth in Africa
July 13
London, United Kingdom

China’s Engagement in Africa: From Natural Resources to Human Resources
July 13
Washington, D.C., United States

Redoubling our Resolve for Global Development: A Conversation with Christine Lagarde
July 14
Washington, D.C., United States

Sir Danny Alexander on the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
July 14
London, United Kingdom

Global Dialogue: SDG Insights from Africa, Asia and Latin America
July 15
New York, United States

Asia-Europe Meeting
July 15-16
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Education, Humanitarianism and Refugee Crisis: Critical Reflections on Education for Syrian Refugees in Jordan and Lebanon
July 17
Tokyo, Japan

NOVUS Summit
July 17
New York, United States

14th Session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
July 17-22
Nairobi, Kenya

21st International AIDS Conference
July 18-22
Durban, South Africa

Partnership Exchange
July 18
New York, United States

Early Action to Leave No One Behind: Delivering for the World’s Poorest People
July 18
New York, United States

The Global Partnership for Sustainable Transport - Private Sector-Led Transport Partnerships Contributions to SDGs
July 18
New York, United States

Pacific Update Conference: Inclusive Growth for Enhanced Resilience in Pacific Island Countries
July 18-19
Suva, Fiji

Food & Nutrition Security Knowledge Management & Sharing Workshop
July 18-20
Johannesburg, South Africa

ECOSOC High-Level Segment: “Implementing the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Moving from Commitments to Results”
July 18-22
New York, United States

Sustainable Development Goals Business Forum
July 19
New York, United States

Emergency Aid is Broken: Using Insurance to Make Disasters Dull
July 19
Washington, D.C., United States

International celebrations

World Youth Skills Day
July 15

Nelson Mandela Day
July 18

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