Events preview: This week in development cooperation By Devex Editor 01 November 2016
Joint press conference on the Paris Agreements and the Montreal Protocol with Hakima El Haite (third from left), Minister of the Environment of Morocco and Special Envoy of the Kingdom of Morocco for COP22, Vincent Biruta (second from left), Minister of Natural Resources for the Republic of Rwanda, Vidar Helgesen (last on right), Minister for the Environment of Norway, Romina Picolotti (extreme left), former Minister of Environment for Argentina, and Kate Hampton (second from right), CEO of the Children's Investment Fund Foundation. Photo by:
Laura Jarriel / U.N.
Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting Nov. 1:
FEATURED EVENTS Facebook Live Q&A with Kate Warren Nov. 1 Facebook
Join Devex careers and recruiting guru Kate Warren for a Facebook Live on all things careers and #GradSchoolWeek. We will go live on Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 12pm ET. Like us on
Facebook to get notified. Grad School Week Twitter Chat
Twitter All your graduate school FAQs, answered. Join Devex and its #GradSchoolWeek partners for a one-hour Twitter chat on all your FAQs about pursuing a post-graduate degree for your global development career. Send a question now and follow the conversation on #GradSchoolWeek! EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS 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 15th Disaster Risk Management Seminar "Making Schools Resilient at Scale" Nov. 2 Tokyo, Japan 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 UNFCCC COP 22 Nov. 7-18 Marrakech, Morocco INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES World Tsunami Awareness Day Nov. 5 International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict Nov. 6 Know of an upcoming event that might be of interest to the international development community? Leave a comment below or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org . Read more development aid news online, and subscribe to The Development Newswire to receive top international development headlines from the world’s leading donors, news sources and opinion leaders — emailed to you FREE every business day.