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Below are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting Jan. 9:

FEATURED EVENT

Cover Letters 101: What to (and not to) include
Jan. 18, 12 p.m. EST

During this Devex Career Webinar, we will take a deep dive into how to write an effective cover letter and share tips to make the process a less daunting part of your search. Cover Letters 101 will help you decide what to include in your cover letter; how to find a balance between CV highlights and personal content; how to structure your message; effectively tailor keywords; and top cover letter do’s and don’ts.

Participants will also get a special discount on Devex CV Writing after the event.

Stay tuned: World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos

Devex will be on the ground at Davos for the WEF Annual Meetings on Jan. 23-26. Follow Devex reporters Catherine Cheney and Adva Saldinger, and you can stay informed of all things Davos by signing up for our daily newsletter briefings.

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Transforming Transportation 2018
Jan. 11-12
Washington, D.C., United States

Strengthening the Frontlines of Care: Governance and Accountability for Community Health Systems
Jan. 12
Washington, D.C., United States

Global Health Security: Understanding Cross-Sector Risks and Solutions
Jan. 12
Washington, D.C., United States

Fourth Conference on Global Value Chains, Trade & Development
Jan. 12-13
Santiago, Chile

Green Finance: Energy Security and Sustainable Development
Jan. 14
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Understanding refugee and migrant journeys to Europe
Jan. 15
London, United Kingdom; Online

International Forum on Migration Statistics
Jan. 15-16
Paris, France

Measuring the hard to measure in development
Jan. 16
London, United Kingdom; Online

Prospects for Economic Growth and Global Development in 2018
Jan. 16
Washington, D.C., United States

Voices of Experience: A Conversation with Former Directors of USAID’s Office of Population and Reproductive Health
Jan. 17
Washington, D.C., United States

142nd WHO Executive Board Session Briefing
Jan. 17
Online

Global Classroom: What Does it Take to Eradicate Disease?
Jan. 17
Online

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