Events preview: This week in development cooperation

Photo by: rawpixel

FEATURED EVENTS

Practicing what we preach: How can development organizations do better on women’s equality in the workplace?
March 6, 4 p.m. EST
Washington, D.C., United States

Many organizations working on development champion women’s empowerment and equality as a core goal. But behind the scenes, how are these organizations living these values and what can they do better? The Center for Global Development and Devex will host an event highlighting practical ways organizations can live up to their promises for a gender-equal workplace.

Ask Devex
March 7, 12 p.m. EST
Online

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.

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

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

Nairobi Innovation Week
March 5-9
Nairobi, Kenya

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

Every Child Ready, Every Child Learning
March 5-7
Auckland, New Zealand

Innovation Summit Africa
March 6
Nairobi, Kenya

Investing in Gender Equality: Knowledge-Sharing between Europe and Asia
March 6
Luxembourg, Luxembourg

2018 International Women's Day Forum
March 6-7
Washington, D.C., United States

Developing Clean and Effective Energy Systems in the 21st Century
March 6-8
Tokyo, Japan

Bending the Arc screening and a Q&A discussion with Dr. Jim Kim, President of the World Bank Group
March 7
Washington, D.C., United States

High-level PAP-NEPAD event on Food and Nutrition Security
March 7
Johannesburg, South Africa

World Ocean Summit
March 7-9
Quintana Roo, Mexico

Unity in Diversity? How Intergroup Contact Can Foster Nation Building
March 8
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Changing gender norms to empower rural women and girls
March 8
New York, United States

ASSIST Legacy Webinar Series: Strengthening Health Systems to Achieve Better Outcomes
March 8
Online

South by Southwest
March 9-18
Austin, Texas

PacDev 2018 Conference
March 10
Davis, California, United States

19th Disaster Risk Management Seminar "Transforming Earthquakes and Disasters into a Safer Built Environment: The Case of Japan"
March 12
Tokyo, Japan

The US and Global Health Security at a Time of Transition
March 12
Washington, D.C., United States

Confluence Philanthropy's 8th Annual Practitioners Gathering
March 12-15
Berkeley, California, United States

Humentum Week: Nairobi
March 12-16
Nairobi, Kenya

Technical Deep Dive on Seismic Risk and Resilience
March 12-16
Tokyo, Japan

62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women
March 12-23
New York, United States

The Backlash Against Globalization
March 13
Washington, D.C., United States

From girls to women: Gender-based violence across the life course
March 13
New York, United States

Innovation and Pathways in Global Health Governance
March 13
Geneva, Switzerland

Investing in Rural Health Workers For the Economic Participation and Empowerment of Rural Women and Girls
March 13
New York, United States

World Economic Forum on Latin America
March 13-15
Sao Paulo, Brazil

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES AND EVENTS

International Women's Day 2018
March 8

Know of an upcoming event that might be of interest to the international development community? Leave a comment below or email us at news@devex.com.

You have 2 free articles left
Log in or sign-up to unlock all of the free news on Devex.

About the author

  • Devexlogo d 226

    Devex Editor

    Thanks a lot for your interest in Devex News. To share news and views, story ideas and press releases, please email news@devex.com. We look forward to hearing from you.