Events preview: This week in development cooperation

Attendees at the European Development Days in Brussels, Belgium. Photo by: ©UCLG-CGLU / CC BY-NC-SA

FEATURED EVENTS

European Development Days 2018
June 5-6
Brussels, Belgium

Devex is on the ground at EDD, stay tuned for our coverage and follow @vchadw and @katemidden for live updates.

Ask Devex: Get answers to your biggest career questions
June 6
Online

Join us 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 Devex Career Account, hosted on the first Wednesday of each month.

Funding Insights: World Bank Procurement
June 7
Online

In the wake of the approval of a $13 billion capital increase, Devex is convening a panel of World Bank and development data experts to discuss the past trends — and future — of World Bank procurement. This one-hour webinar will cover: Insights into World Bank funding trends — including top countries and sectors; new projects in the funding pipeline; and the impact of the latest procurement reforms.

Devex World 2018
June 12
Washington, D.C., United States

Thinkers and doers, changemakers, and expert practitioners will converge in Washington, D.C., on June 12 for Devex World — a full day of inspiring, interactive, collaborative sessions with one focus: You. Devex World is not just about understanding the future. It’s about charting it for you, your organization, and the world. Remain at the forefront of critical global conversations and help shape the future of global development. Reserve your place now and check out the full list of luminaries.

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Asia Clean Energy Forum 2018
June 4-8
Manila, Philippines

Gender budgeting: what is it good for?
June 5
Brussels, Belgium

Save the Date: Global Gag Rule Report Launch and Panel Discussion
June 5
Washington, D.C., United States

WHO Webinar Update for Civil Society and Partners on pregnancy and the use of dolutegravir
June 6
Online

Malaria in Our Backyard: How Venezuela is Struggling While Other Countries in the Americas are on the Brink of Elimination
June 6
Washington, D.C., United States

Does shock-sensitive social protection promote gender equality?
June 6
Brussels, Belgium

Violence against women and girls: risks and disablers for resilience building
June 6
Brussels, Belgium

Africa Innovation Summit 2018
June 6-8
Kigali, Rwanda

Asia Clean Energy Forum 2018: Deep Dive Workshop on Financing Community-Based Renewable Energy Projects
June 6-8
Manila, Philippines

Voices from the Field: Supporting Health Workers Throughout the HRH Life Cycle
June 7
Washington, D.C., United States

Safety Nets and Natural Disaster Mitigation: Evidence from Cyclone Phailin in Odisha
June 7
Johor, Malaysia

Disaster risk reduction in fragile and conflict affected contexts
June 7
London, United Kingdom

Improving quality of care in fragile states: Experiences from the Democratic Republic of the Congo
June 7
Online

International Conference on Nature-Based Tourism in Conservation Areas
June 7-9
Maputo, Mozambique

2018 G7 Summit
June 8-9
Quebec, Canada

Gender and the Judiciary in Africa
June 10-14
Arusha, Tanzania

1st Joint IMF-OECD-World Bank Conference on Structural Reforms
June 11
Paris, France

From Evidence to Action: How Impact Measurement Can Drive Better Development Decisions
June 11
Washington, D.C., United States

2018 Global Food Policy Report
June 11
Stockholm, Sweden

2018 EAT Stockholm Food Forum
June 11-12
Stockholm, Sweden

ADB–ADBI Forum on Governance and Institutions: Issues in State-Owned Enterprise Reform and Corporate Governance
June 11-13
Seoul, Republic of Korea

Disruptive Innovations, Value Chains, and Rural Development
June 12-15
Washington, D.C., United States

Transforming Foreign Aid: Putting Women and Girls at the Center
June 12
Washington, D.C., United States

Understanding the Economics of Microbial Threats — A Workshop
June 12-13
Washington, D.C., United States

InterAction Forum 2018
June 12-14
Washington, D.C., United States

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES

World Oceans Day
June 8

World Day Against Child Labour
June 12

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