Events preview: This week in development cooperation

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FEATURED EVENTS

2019 Skoll World Forum
April 9-12
Oxford, United Kingdom
Follow Devex reporters Catherine Cheney and Adva Saldinger for on the ground coverage.

World Bank Spring Meetings
April 12-14
Washington, D.C., United States
Sign up for our daily briefings starting Wednesday and follow Devex reporters Michael Igoe and Sophie Edwards for on the ground coverage.

Conference Call: The World Bank has a new leader. What now?
April 12
Online

Devex is hosting a 30-minute conference call with reporters Michael Igoe and Sophie Edwards live from the Spring Meetings for an inside look at the reception to Malpass — and how his leadership could shift the institution's priorities. Register here.

EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

2019 Global Parliamentary Conference
April 8-9
Washington, D.C., United States

ECOSOC Youth Forum 2019
April 8-9
New York, United States

XVIII Civil Society Annual Meeting
April 8-9
Asunción, Paraguay

WSIS Forum 2019
April 8-12
Geneva, Switzerland

Optimizing Health Worker Performance for Improved Health Care Quality
April 9
Arlington, VA, United States

Fourth Annual Health Financing Forum: Exploring Frontiers of Resource Mobilization for Health
April 9-10
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Inaugural WHO Partners Forum
April 9-10
Stockholm, Sweden

WHO European High-level Conference on Noncommunicable Diseases
April 9-10
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

Arab Forum for Sustainable Development 2019
April 9-11
Beirut, Lebanon

Civil Society Policy Forum
April 9-12
Washington, D.C., United States

Empowering Women by Balancing the Law
April 10
Washington, D.C., United States

Africa Beyond Aid
April 10
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Private Sector Financing in Developing Countries: Full of Promise or Over-Promised?
April 10
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Ending Global Hunger Colloquium
April 10-11
Indiana, United States

Before the Blue COP
April 10-11
Madrid, Spain

Regional Roundtable for Sustainable Finance in Africa and Middle East
April 10-11
Cairo, Egypt

Migration in Europe and Central Asia
April 11
Washington, D.C., United States

Human-Centred Business Model: Sustainable Business Practices for Sustainable Development Outcomes
April 11
Washington, D.C., United States

The Future of the World Bank Under the Next President
April 11
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

Women Trailblazers in Finance and Development Economics: A Networking Reception
April 11
Washington, D.C., United States

Scaling Index Testing and Partner Notification for HIV Epidemic Control
April 11
Online

Mobile to Multiplex-Opportunities for Accelerating Innovation in Global Health Diagnostics
April 11
Online

Unlocking the Potential of the Digital Economy: a Malaysian Hub Event
April 12
Washington, D.C., United States

Expert Group Meeting on SDG 17
April 12
New York, United States

2019 Fiscal Forum: Investing in People and Infrastructure
April 13-14
Washington, D.C., United States

Global Health & Innovation Conference
April 13-14
New Haven, Connecticut, United States

Plagues, Rebellions, and Wars: The Unexpected Development Benefits of Historical Shocks
April 15
Washington, D.C., United States; Online

World Conference on Health and Climate Change: Taking Care of Humankind at +2°C
April 15-16
Cannes, France

ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development follow-up (FfD Forum)
April 15-18
New York, United States

ADBI-Central Bank of Turkey Conference: Innovative Finance for Growth – The Role of Credit Guarantee Funds
April 16-18
Istanbul, Turkey

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