July 18 is Nelson Mandela International Day. Photo by: Rick Bajornas / U.N. / CC BY-NC-ND

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting July 18:


U.N. High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
July 10-19
New York, United States

African Land Commissions Workshop on Securing Community Land Rights
July 17-19
Addis Ababa, Adis Abeba, Ethiopia

Antimicrobial Resistance: A Litmus Test for multi-sectoral action in the SDG Era
July 18
New York, United States

Civil Society as a Driver for Change Towards Sustainable Societies: Models Empowering Civil Society
July 18
New York, United States

A Feminist Accountability Framework: What the World Needs to Achieve Gender Equality and All the Sustainable Development GoalsJuly 18
New York, United States

Let’s Make a Deal? Learning from Extractive Industry Negotiations with Indigenous Peoples
July 18
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Energy for the Future: The Second CAREC Energy Investment Forum and Astana ExpoJuly 18-19
Astana, Kazakhstan

Ensuring All Children Thrive: A Global Challenge
July 19
Washington, D.C., United States

Third UN Special Thematic Session on Water and Disasters
July 20
New York, United States

The impact of land title registration in Rwanda: Evidence from a national program
July 20
Washington, D.C., United States

Return on innovation: Why global health R&D is a smart investment
July 20
Washington, D.C., United States

Conference: The Public-Private Partnership in the Fight Against Human Trafficking
July 20-21
Moscow, Russia

RESULTS International Conference 2017
July 22-25
Washington, D.C., United States

9th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Science
July 23-26
Paris, France

Global Economic Challenges: A Conversation with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde

July 24
Washington, D.C., United States

EU Energy Day: Clean energy solutions for the buildings of the future
July 24
Astana, Kazakhstan

100RC Urban Resilience Summit
July 24-28
New York, United States

Research for Development: How Three Innovation Labs Are Driving Impact
July 25

The Future of Work We Want: Workers’ perspective in South-East Asia and the Pacific
July 26-27
Bangkok, Thailand

Green Infrastructure and Poverty Reduction in the Pacific Island CountriesJuly 26-27
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Regional Seminar on Gender Equality in Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management: Weathering an Uncertain Future
July 26-28
Seoul, South Korea

The 3rd International Conference on Public Health 2017
July 27-29
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Nelson Mandela International Day
July 18

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