Events preview: This week in development cooperation

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Prescription for Progress: The essential role of partnerships in strengthening health systems
Oct. 30
San Francisco, United States; Online

This event will convene 100 influential stakeholders including researchers, technologists, investors, donors, NGO leaders, and more. Together, we'll get to the root of the issues from how to make global health innovations scalable to how to generate investment in health systems. The event will provide a platform for a range of actors to explore and form the kinds of partnerships that will be needed to bridge the divide between health innovations in Silicon Valley and health needs globally. Register here to watch the livestream.


UN World Data Forum 2018
Oct. 22-24
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Oct. 23-26
San Francisco, United States
Follow Catherine Cheney for updates

DIME Seminar: The Aggregate and Distributional Effects of Urban Transit Infrastructure: Evidence from Bogotá's Transmilenio
Oct. 23
Washington, D.C., United States

Gendered Language
Oct. 23
Washington, D.C., United States; Online
Watch online here.

Launch of the Asian Economic Integration Report 2018
Oct. 23
Singapore; Online

Watch online here.

Fourth Forum on Successful Project Design and Implementation
Oct. 23-25
Manila, Philippines

The Rohingya crisis: voices from the field
Oct. 24
London, United Kingdom; Online

Africa's economic growth in a new global context
Oct. 24
London, United Kingdom; Online

Global Financing Facility Replenishment: Communications Briefing for Partners
Oct. 24

3rd ASEAN Public Procurement Knowledge Exchange (APPKE) Forum
Oct. 24-25
Bali, Indonesia

Global Compact on Migration: from political to practical
Oct 24-26
West Sussex, England

Towards Zero Hearing Loss: Access to New TB Drugs and the Human Right to Enjoy the Benefits of Scientific Progress
Oct. 25
The Hague, Netherlands

Lessons from the Field: How to Pursue a Career in Global Health
Oct. 25

Global Conference on Primary Health Care
Oct. 25-26
Astana, Kazakhstan

Four-way summit on Syria (Russia, Germany, Turkey, and France)
Oct. 27
Istanbul, Turkey

ASTMH 67th Annual Meeting
Oct. 28-Nov. 1
New Orleans, United States

Ebola Then and Now: Lessons to Reshape Our Strategies Amidst New Outbreaks
Oct. 29
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

How Digital Innovation Can Help Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Access Finance in Asia
Oct. 29-30
Bangkok, Thailand

Quality of Care: An Essential Pillar to Achieve Universal Health Coverage for Women, Children, and Adolescents
Oct. 30 (English) Oct. 31 (French)

ACFID National Conference
Oct. 30-31
Sydney, Australia

WHO’s First Global Conference on Air Pollution and Health
Oct. 30-Nov. 1
Geneva, Switzerland; Online


World Polio Day
Oct. 24

United Nations Day
Oct. 24

World Development Information Day
Oct. 24

World Cities Day
Oct. 31

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