Events preview: This week in development cooperation

By Devex Editor 09 May 2017

Bonn Climate Change Conference May 2016. Photo by: UNclimatechange / CC BY

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting May 9:

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Bonn Climate Change Conference
May 8-18
Bonn, Germany

Investments for Healthy Food Systems
May 9
Rome, Italy; Online

How Young People Can Drive Accountability in the Era of the Sustainable Development Goals
May 9
Online

Final WHA Policy Scrum & New Delegate Webinar
May 9
Online

2017 Shared Value Leadership Summit
May 9-10
New York, United States

Sustainable Health Networks: How to Make Your Network Thrive
May 9-12
Online

Smart Government: Harnessing Technology for Public Good
May 10
San Francisco, California, United States

Energy for Development in a Climate-Constrained World
May 10
Washington, D.C., United States

Grow Asia Forum 2017
May 10
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

The Young Lives Project: Measuring Learning and Educational Effectiveness in Developing Countries
May 10
London, United Kingdom

Taking Lessons from HIV/AIDS: Do We Really Need More Evidence for Cash Transfers in the TB Context?
May 10
London, United Kingdom

Aid & Trade London
May 10-11
London, United Kingdom

World Economic Forum on ASEAN
May 10-12
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Digital Development Evidence to Action Workshop for Feed the Future Implementing Partners
May 11
Washington, D.C., United States

Consultation on Revisions to the Sphere Handbook: Perspective of the Humanitarian – Development Nexus
May 11
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Discussion on Priorities for Aid Effectiveness
May 11
Washington, D.C., United States

Preventing the Next Pandemic: Opportunities and Challenges
May 11
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Refugees: Are Jobs the Answer?
May 11
London, United Kingdom; Online

How Can Business and the Private Sector Participate in the Upcoming Ocean Conference?
May 11
Online

Beyond Ideologies: China’s Experience in Confronting the Global Environmental Crisis
May 11
London, United Kingdom

Resilience in an Age of Risk
May 11-12
London, United Kingdom

Ending Poverty: The Road to 2030
May 11-12
Copenhagen, Denmark

Boost Philanthropy in Europe – Spring of Philanthropy 2017
May 12
Brussels, Belgium

Labor Policy Forum on the Future of Work
May 12
Tokyo, Japan

Office Of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance Shelter & Settlements Workshop
May 12
Arlington, Virginia, United States

PATH's 40th Anniversary
May 12
Seattle, Washington, United States

Education and Mobilities: Ideas, People and Technologies
May 12-13
Beijing, China

Globalization Under Pressure
May 13
Oslo, Norway

Scaling Up Agricultural Adaptation through Insurance
May 14
Bonn, Germany

ICECCHH 2017: 19th International Conference on Environment, Climate Change and Human Health
May 14-15
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

28th Meeting of ACP-EU Economic and Social Interest Groups
May 15-16
Brussels, Belgium

Challenge of Change: Harnessing University Discovery, Engagement, and Learning to Achieve Food and Nutrition Security
May 16
Washington, D.C., United States

Third Conference on Global Value Chains, Trade and Development
May 19-20
Singapore

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES

Fourth UN Global Road Safety Week
May 8-14

International Day of Families
May 15

World Telecommunication and Information Society Day
May 17

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