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World Economic Forum Annual Meeting
Jan. 22-25
Davos, Switzerland

Devex reporters Catherine Cheney and Sophie Edwards are on the ground with coverage of what the WEF Annual Meeting means for development. Sign up for our wrapup briefing here.

Sustainable Models for Development: How is the private sector being integrated?
Jan. 23
Davos, Switzerland; Online

This high-level panel discussion explores the current landscape of private sector engagement in building health development solutions. Our featured speakers will take a look at how to mobilize donor agencies to adopt more of these private sector approaches. Tune into the livestream and join the online conversation using #WEF and #DevexLIVE.


Negotiation of the Summary for Policy Makers of the Sixth Global Environment Outlook
Jan 21-24
Nairobi, Kenya

Inequality as Cholesterol: Attempting to Quantify Inequality of Opportunity
Jan. 22
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Beyond Emergency Relief: How Innovative Finance can Deliver Lasting Solutions
Jan. 23
Davos, Switzerland

Neglected Disease Research and Development: Reaching New Heights
Jan. 23
Geneva, Switzerland

EMG Nexus Dialogue Series 2019: Environment, Peace and Security
Jan. 24
Geneva, Switzerland

Informational Constraints on Antipoverty Policies: Evidence for Africa
Jan. 24
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Online

Exploring transboundary climate risks and opportunities in the Asia Pacific region
Jan. 24

Accelerating the End of Hunger and Malnutrition: Data, Investment, Partnership, and Accountability
Jan. 24
Davos, Switzerland

9th ADBI-OECD-ILO Roundtable on Labor Migration in Asia: Innovative Approaches for the Effective Management of Labor Migration in Asia
Jan. 24-25
Tokyo, Japan

International Conference on Energy 4.0: Designing the Future of Thailand’s Power Sector
Jan. 24-25
Bangkok, Thailand

144th Session of the WHO Executive Board
Jan. 24-Feb. 1
Geneva, Switzerland; Online

Power of 10: Shaping the Future of Climate Action
Jan. 27-Feb. 2
Ouarzazate, Morocco; Online

Regional Consultation Workshop on the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework for Asia and the Pacific
Jan. 28-Feb. 1
Nagoya, Japan

IsDB-World Bank DIME Impact Evaluation Event: Transforming Development through Evidence-Based Policy
Jan. 29-31
Dakar, Senegal


International Day of Education
Jan. 24

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