Events preview: This week in development cooperation

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Here are some of the most noteworthy events for the week starting June 19.

Devex Career Webinar Series: Your guide to consulting with World Bank
June 26
Online

Get tips and tricks on working as a consultant with the World Bank, with Roberto Amorosino, senior HR specialist for the World Bank Group. During this webinar, you will learn what types of profiles the World Bank looks to hire for consultant projects; the importance of networking to find out about consulting opportunities; tips for applying, such as preferred CV format; and advice for setting your daily rates.

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Adaptation Futures 2018
June 18-21
Cape Town, South Africa

Representation in the Age of Populism? Ideas for Global Action
June 18-20
Brussels, Belgium

Who Wants to Know? The Political Economy of Statistical Capacity in Latin America
June 19
Washington, D.C., United States

Stronger Systems for Healthier Moms and Kids
June 19
Washington, D.C., United States

Reaching Mothers and Children Throughout the Journey to Self-Reliance
June 19
Washington, D.C., United States

Cities Research Seminar Series: Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Implementation Challenges of Mass Transit Projects in Latin America
June 19
Washington, D.C., United States

Confluence Philanthropy’s Advisors Forum
June 19-20
New York, United States

ICLEI World Congress 2018
June 19-22
Montreal, Canada

Global Innovation Summit- East Africa
June 20
Nairobi, Kenya

Symposium 2018: The Path to Impact
June 20
New York, United States

Reaching the First 90: A Webinar on Index Case Testing for HIV
June 20
Online

Greening Governance Seminar Series: Navigating Political Roadblocks to Make City Streets Safer
June 20
Washington, D.C., United States

Seminar: “World Development Report 2018: LEARNING to Realize Education’s Promise”
June 21
Tokyo, Japan

ADBI-ADB-CI Inception Workshop: Leveraging SME Finance through Value Chains in the CAREC Landlocked Economies
June 21
Beijing, China

“Saving Mothers, Giving Life:” Lessons Learned from the 5-Year Partnership
June 21
Washington, D.C., United States

Cities Research Seminar Series: OpenAQ: Fighting Air Inequality through Open Data and Community
June 21
Washington, D.C., United States

RISE Annual Conference 2018
June 21-22
Oxford, United Kingdom

The 2018 OECD Economic Survey of the Republic of Korea
June 22
Tokyo, Japan

Design for Humanity Summit
June 22
New York, United States

Annual Bank Conference on Development Economics 2018: Political Incentives and Development Outcomes
June 25-26
Washington, D.C., United States

Putting the Lens on the Consumer in Nutrition-Sensitive Agriculture and Food Systems in South Asia
June 25-26
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Partnership Forum 2018
June 25-26
Brussels, Belgium

24th World Nurse Practitioners & Healthcare Congress
June 25-27
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Gender and Oil, Gas and Mining: New Frontiers of Progress, Challenges and Solutions
June 26-27
Washington, D.C., United States

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES

International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
June 19

World Refugee Day
June 20

United Nations Public Service Day
June 23

International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
June 26

Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day
June 27

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