Events preview: This week in development cooperation

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting Oct. 3:

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

AfDB Business Opportunities Seminar
Oct. 2-4
Nairobi, Kenya

Second Lateral Learning Program on Smart Grid Technologies and Implications for Inclusive Development
Oct. 2-6
Melbourne, Australia

Webinar Series: Internet of Things for Agriculture
Oct. 3
Online

Technological Innovation: Challenges and Opportunities for Developing Countries
Oct. 3
Online

Financial Literacy and Consumer Protection in Southeast Asia
Oct. 3-4
Hanoi, Vietnam

3rd International Conference on Scaling-up Global Efforts to Secure Community Land and Resource Rights
Oct. 3-5
Stockholm, Sweden

Catalyzing an Agriculture-led Transformation for Food Security and Wealth Creation in Eurasia
Oct. 3-5
Dushanbe, Tajikistan

17th International Economic Forum on Africa 2017
Oct. 4
Paris, France

Global Health 2030 Symposium
Oct. 4
Washington, D.C., United States

Effective Delivery Strategies for Community Based Primary Health Care
Oct. 4
Washington, D.C., United States

Workshop and Report Launch: Accelerating Off-Grid Electrification in Tanzania
Oct. 4
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Launch of the renewed strategy for cholera control
Oct. 4
Veyrier-du-Lac, France

Inaugural Global Innovation Forum - Leveraging Exponential Technologies for Competitiveness and Development
Oct. 4-6
Singapore

Reducing Inequality in a Turbulent World: Scaling-up strategies to secure indigenous, community, and women’s land rights
Oct. 4-5
Stockholm, Sweden

India Economic Summit
Oct. 4-6
New Delhi, India

Seminar: Global Value Chains and the United States’ Missing Exports
Oct. 5
Tokyo, Japan

Tuberculosis along the lifecycle: Opportunities for integration of TB, HIV and maternal health programs
Oct. 5
Online

Family Medicine Global Health Workshop
Oct. 5-7
Houston, Texas, United States

Learning Breakfast: Shared Services And Purchasing For INGOs - A New Way Forward?
Oct. 6
Alexandria, Virginia, United States

Echoing Green Summit
Oct. 9
San Francisco, California, United States

European Week of Action for Girls 2017
Oct. 9-13
Brussels, Belgium

Committee on World Food Security
Oct. 9-13
Rome, Italy

Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund
Oct. 9-15
Washington, D.C., United States

Liberian general election
Oct. 10

Ideas for Action: Youth Engagement for Financing the Future of Development
Oct. 10
Washington, D.C., United States

Seminar: Local Governments and the French Energy Transition
Oct. 10
Tokyo, Japan

Greening Governance Seminar Series: Open Government for Climate Action
Oct. 10
Washington, D.C., United States

Parliamentary Workshop on the occasion of the Annual Meetings
Oct. 10-11
Washington, D.C., United States

Civil Society Policy Forum
Oct. 10-13
Washington, D.C., United States

SOCAP17
Oct. 10-13
San Francisco, California, United States

The 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health
Oct. 11-14
Guadalajara, Mexico

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES AND EVENTS

World Teacher's Day
Oct. 5

World Post Day
Oct. 9

World Mental Health Day
Oct. 10

International Day of the Girl Child
Oct. 11

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