Events preview: This week in development cooperation

A view of the Official Commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women in 2016 at the United Nations headquarters. Photo by: Eskinder Debebe / U.N.

Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting Nov. 21:

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Agreeing a global response to migration
Nov. 21
London, United Kingdom

Digital revolutions in public finance
Nov. 21
London, United Kingdom

Women on the Move: Migration, care work and health
Nov. 21
Geneva, Switzerland

First session of the Working Party on Public-Private Partnerships
Nov. 21-22
Geneva, Switzerland

Workshop: Climate-Smart Agriculture in Asia: Beyond pilot evaluations and models
Nov. 21-22
Hanoi, Vietnam

Big Data & Analytics Innovation Summit
Nov. 22-23
Beijing, China

Global Action against NCDs: Bootcamp for Young Leaders
Nov. 24-25
Geneva, Switzerland

6th EU-Africa Business Forum
Nov. 27-28
Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

3rd Biennial Scientific Conference on Medical Products Regulation in Africa
Nov. 27-28
Accra, Ghana

RCI Week 2017: Accelerating Regional Cooperation and Integration in Asia and the Pacific for Economic Growth, Shared Prosperity, and Sustainability
Nov. 27-29
Manila, Philippines

6th OECD World Forum on Statistics, Knowledge and Policy
Nov. 27-29
Incheon, South Korea

Global Conference on Jobs and Inclusive Growth: Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism
Nov. 27-30
Montego Bay, Jamaica

World Forum on Natural Capital 2017
Nov. 27-30
Scotland, United Kingdom

ESCAP SDG Week
Nov. 27 - Dec. 1
Bangkok, Thailand

Engineering a Solution for Disasters: The Promise of Resilient Infrastructure
Nov. 28
Sendai, Japan

5th EU-Africa Summit
Nov. 28-29
Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

4th Global Science Conference On Climate Smart Agriculture
Nov. 28-30
Johannesburg, South Africa

Global Science, Technology and Innovation Conference (G-STIC) 2018
Nov. 28-30
Brussels, Belgium

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES AND EVENTS

World Television Day
Nov. 21

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
Nov. 25

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