Events preview: This week in development cooperation

By Devex Editor 19 July 2016

Josephine Kulea and audience members listen as President Barack Obama delivers remarks during a Young African Leaders Initiative town hall in Washington, D.C. Photo by: Pete Souza / The White House

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting July 18:

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

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

Civil Society as an Active Player in the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda — Models and Perspectives from the EU and other World Regions
July 19
New York, United States

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

Ensuring No One is Left Behind: The Importance of Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development
July 19
New York, United States

Managing Systems of Secondary Cities
July 19
Brussels, Belgium

President Obama’s Role in African Security and Development
July 19
Washington, D.C., United States

White House Summit on Global Development: Reflecting on Real Progress

July 20

Washington, D.C., United States

Advancing SDG 5 through Inclusive Sourcing
July 20
Online

Reframing Men and Boys in Policy for Gender Equality
July 20
Online

United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges Executive Dialogue on Green Finance
July 20
Nairobi, Kenya

New Development Bank First Annual Meeting
July 20-21
Shanghai, China

The Impact of Land Rights on Gender Equality
July 21
Washington, D.C., United States

Brexit: What Now For the UK and EU?
July 21
London, United Kingdom

12th Disaster Risk Management Seminar — "Road to Resilience: Managing Geohazards for Less Risky Roads in Developing Countries"
July 21
Tokyo, Japan

Regional Integration and its Impact on Growth and Income Distribution
July 22
Tokyo, Japan

What’s Holding Back the Private Sector in MENA?
July 25
Cairo, Egypt

The Middle East and North Africa Today: Crises, Mobilities and Paths to the Future
July 25
Lisbon, Portugal

Habitat III PrepCom
July 25-27
Surabaya, Indonesia

The Zika Babies: What Do We Know and What Should Be Done?
July 26
London, United Kingdom

Sources of Income Inequality in Asia
July 26-27
Tokyo, Japan

Expanding Opportunities for the Poor in Middle Income Developing Countries
July 27
Washington, D.C., United States

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