Events preview: This week in development cooperation

Delegates at the 70th World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland. Photo by: L. Cipriani / WHO

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting May 22:

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

70th World Health Assembly
May 22-31
Geneva, Switzerland

African Development Bank Annual Meeting
May 22-26
Ahmedabad, India

Innovate4Climate: Finance and Markets Week
May 22-26
Barcelona, Spain

Understanding Financial Education: What Works, What Doesn’t, and What’s Next?
May 23
Washington, D.C., United States and online

China-US Action and Cooperation in the New Age of Global Climate Governance
May 24
Beijing, China

UK General Election: Priorities for International Development
May 24
London, United Kingdom

Investing in R&D from AMR to Zika: Laying the Foundation for Sustainable Development
May 24
Geneva, Switzerland

Better Targeting Food Safety Investments in Low and Middle Income Countries
May 24
Brussels, Belgium

EU-US Leaders' Meeting
May 25
Brussels, Belgium

7 Stories to Change the World
May 25
Giardini Naxos, Italy

From Panic and Neglect to Building Global Health Security: Investing in Pandemic Preparedness at a National Level
May 25
Geneva, Switzerland

Global Health R&D: How Can We Best Set Priorities Based on Evidence?
May 25
Geneva, Switzerland

G7 Summit
May 26-27
Sicily, Italy

Child Development in the SDG Era: What are the Big Implementation, Measurement and Research Questions?
May 29
London, United Kingdom

The Think 20 Summit
May 29-30
Berlin, Germany

International Conference on the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme: Sixty Years and Beyond — Contributing to Development
May 30 - June 1
Vienna, Austria

2017 SID-Washington Annual Conference
June 1
Washington, D.C., United States

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES

International Day for Biological Diversity
May 22

International Day to End Obstetric Fistula
May 23

International Day of UN Peacekeepers
May 29

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