Events preview: This week in development cooperation

By Devex Editor 25 October 2016

An aerial view of the district of plateau in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. Photo by: Basile Zoma / U.N.

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting Oct. 25:

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EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Singapore International Energy Week 2016
Oct. 24-28
Singapore

Business Opportunity and Imperative to Bring Down Legal Barriers for Women's Economic Empowerment
Oct. 26
Online

Global Mental Health: How We Got Here and Where We Go Next
Oct. 26
London, United Kingdom

Alleviating Poverty in Ethiopia — Challenges and Successes
Oct. 26
Washington, D.C., United States

ODI Parliamentary Reception on Women's Economic Empowerment
Oct. 26
London, United Kingdom

Impact Investment Summit: Asia-Pacific
Oct. 26-28
Sydney, Australia

7th International Conference on Agricultural Statistics
Oct. 26-28
Rome, Italy

Commemoration of the 7th Africa Day for Food and Nutrition Security
Oct. 26-28
Accra, Ghana

The 47th Union World Conference on Lung Health
Oct. 26-29
Liverpool, United Kingdom

IDWeek 2016
Oct. 26-30
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Bold Thinkers Series: Global Health Security Threats: Are We Prepared?
Oct. 27
Washington, D.C., United States

Informality in the Process of Development and Growth
Oct. 27
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

International Symposium on World Tsunami Awareness Day: "Towards Resilient Recovery through Gender and Diversity Perspective"
Oct. 27
Tokyo, Japan

Paths to Fulfilling Careers in Global Health
Oct. 27
Online

How Farmers in Africa are Restoring Degraded Lands and Enhancing Resilience
Oct. 27
Washington, D.C., United States

2016 European Social Innovation Competition Awards Ceremony
Oct. 27
Brussels, Belgium

Bloomsbury Humanitarian Debates — Challenges for NGOs
Oct. 27
London, United Kingdom

Development Debates: Are We Getting Development Aid Right?
Oct. 27
London, United Kingdom

Can Environmental Policy Reduce Infant Mortality? Evidence from the Ganga Pollution Cases
Oct. 27
Washington, D.C., United States

Engaging the Private Sector and Developing Partnerships to Advance Health and the Sustainable Development Goals (Part II)
Oct. 27-38
London, United Kingdom

Forum Cinfo: A Journey in International Cooperation
Oct. 28
Bern, Switzerland

The Future of European Development Policy – Public Debate with Neven Mimica
Oct. 28
The Hague, The Netherlands

The Economic Case for Landscape Restoration in Latin America
Oct. 28
Washington, D.C., United States

Global Agriculture and Food Security Program: Ensuring Food and Nutrition Security in Poorest Countries
Oct. 28
Tokyo, Japan

Urban Futures: How Cities can Deliver Global Goals
Oct. 31
London, United Kingdom; Online

Polio Eradication — A Critical Time
Oct. 31
London, United Kingdom

The Post-Paris Clean Energy Landscape: Renewable Energy in 2016 and Beyond
Oct. 31
Washington, D.C., United States

Regional Integration in the East African Community (EAC): Making the Most of the Common Market on the Road to a Monetary Union
Oct. 31 - Nov. 1
Arusha, Tanzania

Delivering Energy for all by 2030
Nov. 1
London, United Kingdom; Online

Webinar – Exploring National Climate Action Plans in Key Countries
Nov. 1
Online

The Struggle for Development
Nov. 1
London, United Kingdom

Finance and Development: The Unfinished Agenda
Nov. 2
Washington, D.C., United States

The Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition
Nov. 2
London, United Kingdom

UK Approach to Eritrean Refugees: What is the Reality on the Ground?
Nov. 2
London, United Kingdom; Online

Smart Aid: Partnerships
Nov. 2
Washington, D.C., United States

The Birdsall House Conference on Women: Beyond-Aid Approaches to Promoting Gender Equality
Nov. 2
Washington, D.C., United States

Mosul: The Prospects for Stability after Liberation
Nov. 2
Doha, Qatar

The Language of Development: Issues and Approaches
Nov. 2
Washington, D.C., United States

SME Development in Emerging Asia: Integration with the Global Value Chain
Nov. 2-3
Shanghai, China

Global Innovation Forum
Nov. 2-3
London, United Kingdom

Women's Economic Empowerment: What Works and How to Measure It
Nov. 3
Washington, D.C., United States

Ensuring No One Is Left Behind: Mainstreaming Responses to HIV
Nov. 3
Washington, D.C., United States

“End Malaria for Good” Forum
Nov. 3
Washington, D.C., United States

The Hugo Conference: Environment, Migration, Politics
Nov. 3-5
Liege, Belgium

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES

World Cities Day
Oct. 31

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