Events preview: This week in development cooperation

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Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting March 28:


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International Conference on the Emergence of Africa
March 28-30
Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

A New Approach to Assessing ‘Leave No One Behind’
March 29
London, United Kingdom

Crossing the Mediterranean Sea by Boat: Human Dignity and Biophysical Violence
March 29
London, United Kingdom

Fiscal Politics: The IMF Explores Another Side of Public Finance
March 29
Washington, D.C., United States

Global Food Security Symposium
March 29-30
Washington, D.C., United States

Spurring Private Investment in Health R&D Around the World
March 30
Washington, D.C., United States

The Caribbean Dilemma
March 30
Miami, United States

Humanitarian Protection Workshop
March 30
March 30-31

Inter-American Development Bank Annual Meeting
March 30 - April 2
Asunción, Paraguay

The Gender Equality Forum
April 2-4
Toronto, Canada

Launch of Progress Toward Sustainable Energy: Global Tracking Framework 2017
April 3-5
New York, United States

Knowledge for Development: Global Partnership Conference
April 3-4
New York, United States

15th World Congress on Public Health
April 3-7
Melbourne, Australia

Latin American Policy Options for Times of Protectionism
April 4
Washington, D.C., United States

Skoll World Forum
April 4-7
Oxford, England

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