Events preview: This week in development cooperation

A scene from the 2017 Devex Global Development Career Forum. Photo by: Devex


Devex Global Development Career Forum
March 29
Washington, D.C., United States

Do you have 7+ years of experience working in global development? Are you looking to advance your career? Join our Career Forum and come network with over 60 industry leading organizations.

Advance your funding strategy with Devex business intelligence
April 2

Identify new opportunities, build a pipeline of emerging ones, detect shifts in donor priorities, stay on top of recent contract awards, expand your partner network, maintain a good working knowledge of broader development funding trends. Join us for a walkthrough of our funding platform.

Funding insights: A deeper look at European DFIs
April 3

As part of our series on the Rise of DFIs — and building on new data analysis of 17 institutions — Devex is convening a digital event to share exclusive insights into the thematic and regional funding priorities of bilateral DFIs.


Gender Dimension of Health and the Sustainable Development Goals
March 25-26
Seoul, Korea

Land and Poverty Conference 2019: Catalyzing Innovation
March 25-29
Washington, D.C., United States; Livestream

IoT Forum Africa
March 26-27
Johannesburg, South Africa

Colorful Harvest: From Feeding to Nourishing a Growing World
March 26-27
Washington, D.C., United States

The Second Africa Health Forum — Achieving Universal Health Coverage and Health Security in Africa: The Africa we want to see
March 26-28
Praia, Cabo Verde
Measuring Development 2019: Crisis Preparedness and Response
March 27
Washington, D.C., United States

Dignity in Displacement: From Rhetoric to Reality
March 27
Geneva, Switzerland; Livestream

Launch Event: 2019 Global Food Policy Report
March 27
Washington, D.C., United States

High-level Event on Interlinkages Between Water and Climate Action
March 27
New York, United States

Webinar on Government Innovation and Disaster Risk Reduction: Frontier Technologies for Resilience
March 26 (Pacific) 27 (U.S.)

10th ADB Business Opportunities Fair 2019
March 27-28
Manila, Philippines

Sixth Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development
March 27-29
Bangkok, Thailand

Innovations to Help Secure Pastoral Land Tenure and Governance
March 28

High-level Meeting: Climate Protection for All
March 28
New York, United States

52nd Session of the Commission on Population and Development
April 1-5
New York, United States

ADB Career Presentation
April 1-9

Reducing Inequalities: SDG 10 Progress and Prospects
April 2-3
Geneva, Switzerland

Constructing and Financing Affordable Housing Across Asia
April 2-3
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Sub-Regional Capacity-Building Workshop on Improving Access to Universal Health Coverage: Role of Foreign Investment and Technology Transfer in the Pharmaceutical Sector
April 2-3
Bangkok, Thailand

Middle East and North Africa Regional Urban Resilience Conference
April 2-4
Beirut, Lebanon

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