Events preview: This week in development cooperation

A view of the information desk at the 2018 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group in Bali Nusa Dua, Indonesia. Photo by: World Bank / CC BY-NC-ND

FEATURED EVENTS

Ask a Funding Analyst: Chinese aid
Oct. 10
Online

Have a question on funding trends and priorities for Chinese aid? Our development analysts will be answering your questions about the emerging donor live on air. The 30-minute discussion will also cover a summary of trends in Chinese aid and best practices for leveraging Devex visualizations and analysis.

2018 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group
Oct. 12-14
Bali Nusa Dua, Indonesia

Follow reporters Michael Igoe and Sophie Edwards on Twitter for live updates, or sign up for our special newsletter to read about the biggest stories from each day of the meetings.

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Stepping up to the Challenges on Domestic Resource Mobilization - the Power of Cooperation
Oct. 9
Bali, Indonesia
Moderated by Devex’s Sophie Edwards

Greater Prosperity for Refugees and Host Communities: The Benefits of Granting Refugees Formal Labor Market Access
Oct. 9
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

WHO 2018 symposium on health financing for UHC
Oct. 9
Online

Infrastructure Africa Business Forum
Oct. 9-10
Johannesburg, South Africa

Civil Society Policy Forum
Oct. 9-12
Bali, Indonesia

What's Next for TB and NCDs? Observations from the UNGA High-Level Meetings
Oct. 10
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Future-Ready Health Systems: An Interactive Networking Event
Oct. 10
Liverpool, United Kingdom

Meeting of the OECD Global Parliamentary Network
Oct. 10
Paris, France

Discussion on the Key Findings of FAO’s 2018 State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World Report
Oct. 10
Washington, D.C., United States

Science Forum 2018
Oct. 10-12
Stellenbosch, South Africa

Distinguished Speaker Series: Globalization and Environmentally Sustainable Development in China: An International Business Perspective
Oct. 11
Tokyo, Japan

High-Level Policy Dialogue on Regional Cooperation to Support Innovation, Inclusion and Stability in Asia
Oct. 11
Nusa Dua, Indonesia

U.S. Global Nutrition Investments: The Lynchpin for Achieving Broader Health and Development Goals
Oct. 11
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Two Weeks After: The UNGA and its HLMs - What next?
Oct. 11
Online

Global Financing Facility: Investing in People
Oct. 11
Bali, Indonesia

2018 Global Infrastructure Forum
Oct. 13
Bali, Indonesia

Making the Global Financial System Work for All The G20 EPG Report on Global Financial Governance: Findings & Implementation
Oct. 13
Nusa Dua, Indonesia

The Role of Development Banks in the 2030 Agenda
Oct. 13
Bali, Indonesia

Immersive Storytelling for the Global Good
Oct. 13-14
New York, United States

World Health Summit 2018
Oct. 14-16
Berlin, Germany

Can farming improve the lives of rural women and girls?
Oct. 15
London, United Kingdom; Online

Young Global Leaders and Alumni Annual Summit
Oct. 15-18
San Francisco, United States

Nutrition Africa Investor Forum
Oct. 16-17
Nairobi, Kenya

Innovation in Development: the future of EU international Cooperation
Oct. 17
Brussels, Belgium

Poverty eradication: growth, social inclusion and climate change
Oct. 17
London, United Kingdom; Online

6th Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation (APAN) Forum
Oct. 17-19
Manila, Philippines

INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATIONS

World Mental Health Day
Oct. 10

International Day of the Girl Child
Oct. 11

World Sight Day
Oct. 11

International Day for Disaster Reduction
Oct. 13

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