Events preview: This week in development cooperation

A view of the seminar on Technology, Innovation, and Inclusive Growth at the 2016 IMF/World Bank Annual Meetings at the IMF Atrium Headquarters in Washington, D.C. Photo by: Stephen Jaffe / IMF / CC BY-NC-ND

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting April 11:


10th Seminar in the TICAD Seminar Series "Agribusiness in West Africa"April 11
Tokyo, Japan

Adaptation Benefit Mechanism workshop
April 11
London, United Kingdom

Inaugural Meeting of the Roundtable on Financing Water
April 12-13
Paris, France

Measuring Bank Risk-taking Behaviour: The Risk-taking Channel of Monetary Policy in MalaysiaApril 13
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Technology, accountability, and international law
April 13
Washington, D.C., United States

20 Years after the Asian Financial Crisis: Lessons, Challenges, and the Way Forward
April 13-14
Tokyo, Japan

The World Development Report on Governance: ‘Best Practice’ vs ‘Working with the Grain’
April 17
Washington, D.C., United States

Global Parliamentary Conference 2017
April 17-18
Washington, D.C. United States

World Bank Group Civil Society Policy ForumApril 17-21
Washington, D.C., United States

Development Marketplace: Innovations to Prevent Gender-Based Violence
April 18
Washington, D.C. United States

Demonetization, Digital Identity and Universal Basic Income – How Big Ideas Are Changing India and What it Means for the World
April 18
Washington, D.C., United States

Aligning Research Investments to the Global Food Security Strategy: A Three-Day AgExchange on Nutrition, Resilience and Agriculture-Led Economic GrowthApril 18-20

World Bank Group Career Seminar
April 19
Washington, D.C., United States

International Business and Human Rights Conference
April 19
Amsterdam, Netherlands

NTD Summit 2017
April 19-22
Geneva, Switzerland

2017 Spring Meetings of the IMF and the World Bank Group
April 21-23
Washington, D.C., United States

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