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

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Grad School Week Twitter Chat

Nov. 3
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

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