Events preview: This week in development cooperation

A view of the ICC Birmingham, where the Conservative Party Conference will be held. Photo by: Ian Halsey MMXI / CC BY-NC

FEATURED EVENTS IN NEW YORK

Goalkeepers 2018
Sept. 25-26

Bloomberg Global Business Forum
Sept. 26

International Conference on Sustainable Development 2018
Sept. 26-28

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EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

2018 Annual Scientific Gender Conference and Capacity Development Workshop
Sept. 25-28
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Adaptive Social Protection in Sri Lanka: Building Resilience to Disasters and Climate Change
Sept. 25-26
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Regional Forum on Strengthening the Enabling Environment for Disaster Risk Financing: Options for Enhancing Financial Resilience
Sept. 25-26
Manila, Philippines

Emerging Global Healthcare Leadership Symposium
Sept. 25-28
London, United Kingdom

Digital Platforms and the Future of Tourism: A World Tourism Day Celebration
Sept. 26
Washington, D.C., United States

Asian Development Outlook 2018 Update - Press Conference
Sept. 26
Hong Kong, China

An Exploration of International Education Assessments
Sept. 26
Washington, D.C., United States

Engaging Civil Society Organizations in Advancing the Sustainable Development Goals
Sept. 26-28
Tokyo, Japan

13th international conference on ICT for development, education & skills
Sept. 26-28
Kigali, Rwanda

2018 Triangle Global Health Conference
Sept. 27
North Carolina, United States

Preparing for the Next Pandemic: Lessons From the 2017-18 Flu Season
Sept. 27
Decatur, Georgia

Economic Growth, Convergence and Agricultural Economics
Sept. 27
Washington, D.C., United States

THET Annual Conference
Sept. 27-28
London, United Kingdom


The Conservative Party Conference
Sept. 30 - Oct. 3.
London, United Kingdom

W20 Summit Argentina
Oct. 1-3
Buenos Aires, Argentina

What About the Women? Film Screening of Indigenous Fight to Forest Rights
Oct. 1
Washington, D.C., United States

International Conference on Migration Health
Oct. 1-3
Rome, Italy

World Bank-WWF Sustainable Finance Forum
Oct. 2
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

‘AgTech’ disruptors in East African value chains
Oct. 2
Geneva, Switzerland

Asia Water Forum 2018: Information, Innovation, and Technology
Oct. 2-5
Manila, Philippines

INTERNATIONAL OBSERVANCES

World Contraception Day
Sept. 26

World Tourism Day
Sept. 27

International Day for Universal Access to Information
Sept. 28

World Habitat Day
Oct. 1

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