Peter Thomson, president of the 71st session of the General Assembly, addresses the U.N. Ocean Conference. Photo by: Ariana Lindquist / U.N.

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting June 6:

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Asia Clean Energy Forum 2017
June 5-8
Manila, Philippines

United Nations Ocean Conference
June 5-9
New York, United States

2017 International Labour Conference
June 5-17
Geneva, Switzerland

Medicines for Africa Breakfast Discussion
June 6
Washington, D.C., United States

Food Security and Nutrition in an Urbanizing World
June 6
Brussels, Belgium

OECD Forum
June 6-7
Paris, France

Sustainable Development Goals and Human Rights Conference 2017June 6-7
Bonn, Germany

Symposium on the Ethics of Help: Creating Global Ambassadors for Patient Safety
June 6-8
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Drought Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa
June 6 - July 13
Bonn, Germany

EU Disability Law and the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities workshop no. 3June 7
Trier, Germany

The Economist's Sustainability Summit
June 7
Austin, Texas, United States

OECD Ministerial Council Meeting
June 7-8
Paris, France

European Development Days
June 7-8
Brussels, Belgium

Industry Strategy Meeting 2017
June 7-8
San Francisco, United States

The 16th Annual Ethical Corporation Logo Responsible Business Summit Europe 2017
June 7-8
London, United Kingdom

AVPN Conference 2017
June 7-9
Bangkok, Thailand

AI for Global Good Summit
June 7-9
Geneva, Switzerland

New Cities Summit
June 7-9
Incheon Songdo, South Korea

Human Rights Risk and Reporting Training
June 8
Copenhagen, Denmark

Rotary International Convention Atlanta 2017
June 10-14
Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Do Good Data Tour: From Possibilities to ResponsibilitiesJune 13
Brussels, Belgium

Webinar series: 2017 Human Rights in Impact Assessment
June 13 - Sept. 12
Online

Philanthropists and Professional Advisors – Work Together for Lasting ChangeJune 14
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Civil Society Space and the Private Sector
June 14
Geneva, Switzerland

Access and Dignity Displaced: Women, Children, Adolescents, and Disability in Humanitarian Emergencies
June 14
New York, United States

Impact Investing Europe
June 15
London, United Kingdom


INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES

World Oceans Day
June 8

World Day Against Child Labor
June 12

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