Events preview: This week in development cooperation

USAID distributes emergency relief kits to residents of Kedoya Utara in Indonesia. Photo by: USAID Indonesia

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting Feb. 21:

Webinar: Creating an Economy that Works for Women
Feb. 21
Online

SANBio Annual Event 2017
Feb. 21-22
Boksburg, South Africa

USAID Global Health Supply Chain Supplier Summit
Feb. 21-23
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Symposium on Community Health Workers and their Contribution towards the Sustainable Development Goals
Feb. 21-23
Kampala, Uganda

10th International Conference on Health Informatics
Feb. 21-23
Porto, Portugal

Caribbean Future of Work Forum 2017Feb. 22
Kingston, Jamaica

Global Food Security and the WTO: The Role of Mercosur countries
Feb. 22
Washington, D.C., United States

The Wellbeing Symposium
Feb. 22
Canterbury, United Kingdom

Ask Ag About ... Positive Youth Development
Feb. 22
Online

Africa Knowledge Fest 2017
Feb. 22
Washington, D.C., United States

Sankalp Africa Summit 2017
Feb. 23-24
Nairobi, Kenya        

Inequalities and the World of Work: What Role for Industrial Relations and Social Dialogue?
Feb. 23-24
Brussels, Belgium        

10th ILO Meeting of Caribbean Ministers of Labor: Realizing Decent Work under the 2030 AgendaFeb. 23-24
Kingston, Jamaica

Women Economic Empowerment Hackathon
Feb. 24
Rabat, Morocco

2017 ONE Power Summit
Feb. 25-28
Washington, D.C., United States                                                                        

Rethinking Capitalism for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth
Feb. 27
London, United Kingdom

Midwives' Voices, Midwives' Realities: The Largest Global Survey of Midwives and What It Means for Maternal and Newborn HealthFeb. 27
Washington, D.C., United States

Debate on the Future of Development Cooperation and the Role of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights and HIV/AIDS
Feb. 27
The Hague, Netherlands

Mobile World Congress
Feb. 27 - March 2
Barcelona, Spain

2017 European Social Innovation Competition Launch
Feb. 28
Athens, Greece

The Role of Robotics in Global Development
Feb. 28
Online

Not All Seed Is Declared Equal: Improving Access
Feb. 28
Washington, D.C., United States                                                                                

Protecting Environmental Defenders: Panel on Emerging State Practices in Latin America and the Caribbean
Feb. 28
Washington, D.C., United States

2nd Annual Aid & Development Africa Summit
Feb. 28 to March 1
Nairobi, Kenya        

The Future of Global Health 2017
March        1
Washington, D.C., United States        

Inclusive and Sustainable Agribusiness Development: Are we Fit for Purpose?March 1
Geneva, Switzerland

What Institutions do Countries Really Need?
March 1
London, United Kingdom; Online

Microwork and Impact Sourcing Report Launch
March 1
Washington, D.C., United States

Big Data & Analytics Innovation SummitMarch 1-2
Singapore

The Global Festival of Ideas for Sustainable Development
March 1-3
Bonn, Germany

Climate Leadership Conference Workshop on Science-Based Targets
March 1-3
Chicago, United States
                                                                

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES
International Mother Language Day
Feb. 21

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