Events preview: This week in development cooperation

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In grad school? What to do NOW to get job ready
Feb. 28, 12 p.m. EST

From nurturing your network to choosing internships, this webinar will provide a checklist of what to start doing now to improve your chances of finding a job after graduation. Register here.


World Resources Forum 2019
Feb. 24-27
Antwerp, Belgium

MWC Barcelona
Feb. 25-28
Barcelona, Spain
Follow Catherine Cheney for coverage.

Seminar “World Development Report (WDR) 2019: The Changing Nature of Work”
Feb. 26
Tokyo, Japan

AIDF Africa Summit
Feb. 26
Nairobi, Kenya

Webinar: Carbon Pricing: Incentivizing Transparency and Ambition
Feb. 26

OECD-ADBI Roundtable on Capital Market and Financial Reform in Asia
Feb. 26-27
Tokyo, Japan

American Cities Climate Challenge: Renewables Accelerator Launch & Boot Camp
Feb. 26-28
Washington, D.C., United States

The Skills Summit
Feb. 27
London, United Kingdom

ICC Academy’s 8th Supply Chain Finance Summit
Feb. 27-28

12th Annual Forum of Developing Country Investment Negotiators
Feb. 27-March 1
Cartagena, Colombia

Webinar: Assessing Progress Toward Six Milestones for Global Climate Action
Feb. 28

Webinar: Transport and Sustainable Urban Environments
Feb. 28

The Fourth Global Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety
March 2-3
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Structural Change in Space: Employment Transition and Urbanization in Developing Countries
March 4
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Smackdown Debate: How Credible Are the World Bank’s Global Poverty Estimates? How Can They Be Improved?
March 5
Washington, D.C., United States; Online


Zero Discrimination Day
March 1

World Wildlife Day
March 3

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