Events preview: This week in development cooperation

Women in the Katfoura village on the Tristao Islands in Guinea.  The world celebrates International Women's Day on March 8. Photo by: Joe Saade / UN Women / CC BY-NC-ND

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EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Arab States Modern Land Administration for Sustainable Development Forum
March 4-6
Amman, Jordan

OECPR 4
March 4-8
Nairobi, Kenya

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

Africa Health Agenda International Conference
March 5-7
Kigali, Rwanda; Online

World Ocean Summit 2019
March 5-7
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

50th Session of UN Statistical Commission
March 5-8
New York, United States

Bridging the Research and Policy Gap — One Tweet at a Time
March 6
Online

ODI in conversation with DAC Chair Susanna Moorehead
March 7
London, United Kingdom; Online

The politics of gender-responsive social protection
March 7
Online

18th Global Major Groups and Stakeholder Forum (GMGSF-18)
March 7-8
Nairobi, Kenya

20th Disaster Risk Management Seminar "Japan-World Bank Program for Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Management in Developing Countries Program: Partnership between Japan and the World Bank in mainstreaming disaster risk management"
March 8
Tokyo, Japan

ODI in conversation with Nimco Ali
March 8
London, United Kingdom; Online

2019 CUGH Conference: Translation and Implementation for Impact in Global Health
March 8-10
Chicago, Illinois, United States

UN Science-Policy-Business Forum on the Environment
March 8-10
Nairobi, Kenya

SXSW Interactive Festival
March 8-12
Austin, Texas, United States

Sustainable Innovation Expo
March 10-15
Nairobi, Kenya

Fourth Session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-4)
March 11-15
Nairobi, Kenya

Migration: a driver of development
March 11
London, United Kingdom; Online

Strengthening social protection systems to promote women’s empowerment and gender equality
March 11
New York, United States

OECD Summit on Going Digital
March 11-12
Paris, France; Online

Scenarios Forum 2019
March 11-13
Colorado, United States

Gender- and adolescent-responsive social protection: unleashing the potential of social protection for adolescent girls and women
March 12
New York, United States

Reducing Food Loss and Waste – Making it Personal
March 12
Washington, D.C., United States

INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATIONS

International Women's Day
March 8

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