Events preview: This week in development cooperation

By Devex Editor 14 March 2017

Participants at the 2016 Bond conference held in London, United Kingdom. Photo by: Bond / CC BY-NC

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting March 13:

FEATURED EVENTS

Twitter chat: Investing in innovation for flood resilience
March 15, 4.30 p.m. ICT
Online

Join us and Global Resilience 2016 grant winners in #WaterWindow Twitter chat about innovation in flood resilience.

Devex Global Development Career Forum
March 24
Washington, D.C., United States

The yearly Devex Global Development Career Forum will once again offer development professionals the opportunity to network with recruiters from over 70 of the world's leading development agencies, implementers and NGOs.

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

61st Session of the Commission on the Status of Women
March 13-24
New York, United States

2017 Women's Empowerment Principles Forum
March 14-15
New York, United States

Sustainable Smallholder Development: How to Empower Farmers and Deliver Business Solutions at Scale
March 14-15
London, United Kingdom

Confluence Philanthropy - 7th Annual Practitioners Gathering
March 14-16
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

2017 Triennale of the Association for the Development of Education in Africa
March 14-17
Dakar, Senegal

Extension of Social Protection in the Context of Formalization Policies
March 14-17
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Women4Climate
March 15
New York, United States

Soybean, a New Technology for Development, a Center for African Studies Brown Bag Series Event
March 15
Champaign, Illinois, United States

Webinar: How Companies Are Buying Clean Energy in India: Lessons from 4 Years of the Green Power Market Development Group
March 15
Online

Healthy Women, Healthy Livelihoods: Delivering an integrated NCD response for All
March 15
New York, United States

Smart IoT London
March 15-16
London, United Kingdom

USAID/Uganda’s Agricultural Market Systems Workshop
March 15-17
Kampala, Uganda

Reflecting on the Secretary-General's First 100 Days
March 16
New York, United States

The Changing World of Work with Need for 21st Century Skills
March 16
New York, United States

Conquering Health Care Challenges in the Emerging World: Emerging Health Care Systems: Exploring the Impact of Advocacy, Guidelines and Heart Disease in Women
March 16
Washington, D.C., United States

Integrated Health Services: Moving beyond agreement towards measurement and action
March 17
Washington, D.C., United States

Global Education & Skills Forum
March 18-19
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Brussels Development Briefing no. 48 on “Strengthening rural livelihoods in the face of rapid urbanization in Africa”
March 20
Brussels, Belgium

Advancing Women's Empowerment: How to Inspire Use of HIV Prevention Innovations Among Young Women?
March 20
New York, United States

Report Launch of the CSIS Task Force on Women's and Family Health
March 20
Washington, D.C., United States

Bond Conference 2017
March 20-21
London, United Kingdom

Africa CEO Forum
March 20-21
Geneva, Switzerland

Land and Poverty Conference 2017: Responsible Land Governance—Towards an Evidence-Based Approach
March 20-24
Washington, D.C., United States

Digital Inclusion: Towards Equal Access, Skills and Leadership for Women and Girls
March 21
New York, United States

Shaping the Future of Impact and Sustainable Development Investing
March 21-22
The Hague, The Netherlands

Market Systems Global Learning and Evidence Exchange
March 21-24
Bangkok, Thailand

Global Financing Facility (GFF) for Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, and Adolescent Health Webinar Series
March 21 - May 1
Online

8th ADB Business Opportunities Fair 2017
March 22-23
Manila, Philippines

Impact Investing World Forum 2017
March 23
London, United Kingdom

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES

National Agriculture Day
March 21

World Water Day
March 22

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