Events preview: This week in development cooperation

Attendees of the 2017 Bond Annual Conference in London, United Kingdom. Photo by: Bond


Networking 101
March 6, 12 p.m. EST

Executive career coach Shana Montesol Johnson joins Devex to discuss the do’s and don'ts of networking and explain why it doesn’t have to be the uncomfortable and awkward experience many of us fear it will be.

Ask Devex
March 7, 12 p.m. EST

Join our resident career guru, Kate Warren, to ask all of your burning questions about how to land your next job doing good - and how to succeed when you get there. Ask Devex is an exclusive forum for our members with a Career Account, hosted on the first Wednesday of the every month.


Bond Annual Conference
Feb. 26-27
London, United Kingdom

NewCo Shift Forum
Feb. 26-28
San Francisco, United States

Mobile World Congress
Feb. 26 - March 1
Barcelona, Spain

Capacity Building for the 2030 Agenda
Feb. 26 - March 1
Brasília, Brazil

Machine Learning and the Future of Poverty Prediction
Feb. 27
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

High-Level International Conference: New Growth Models in a Changing Global Landscape
Feb. 27
Jakarta, Indonesia

Addressing Critical Health System Barriers to Improve RMNCAH Services
Feb. 27
Washington, D.C., United States

Aid & Development Africa Summit
Feb. 27-28
Nairobi, Kenya

SANBio: BioFISA II: Annual Event 2018
Feb. 27-28
Pretoria, South Africa

New Evidence on Results-Based Funding for Global Health: Lessons Learned from the Health Mesoamerica Initiative
Feb. 28 - March 1
Washington, D.C., United States

4th Powering Africa: Summit
Feb. 28 - March 2
Washington, D.C., United States

AI for Economic Development Conference
March 1
San Francisco, California, United States

5th Sankalp Africa Summit 2018
March 1-2
Nairobi, Kenya

5​th International Conference on Nutrition and Growth
March 1-3
Paris, France

Global Partnerships Week 2018
March 5-9
Washington, D.C., United States

Practicing what we preach: How can development organizations do better on women’s equality in the workplace?
March 6
Washington, D.C., United States

Fragility Forum 2018: Managing Risks for Peace and Stability
March 5-7
Washington, D.C., United States


World Wildlife Day
March 3

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