Events preview: This week in development cooperation

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Innovation and doing good
April 25, 12 p.m. EST (5 p.m. GMT)
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EVENTS IN THE NEXT 7 DAYS

Sixth South Asia Region Public Procurement Conference: Professionalization of Public Procurement for Better Performance
April 22-24
Thimphu, Bhutan

Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development 2019
April 22-26
Santiago, Chile
Watch some of the sessions online.

2nd Technical Deep Dive on Integrated Urban Flood Risk Management
April 22-26
Tokyo, Kobe, and Osaka, Japan

18th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (PFII)
April 22-May 3
New York, United States

Distinguished Speaker Series: Design-led Nexus Approach for Food, Energy, and Water Innovations in Cities
April 23
Tokyo, Japan

Distinguished Speaker Series: Trends and Attitudes Towards Migration Globally
April 23
Tokyo, Japan

WTO International Forum on Food Safety and Trade
April 23-24
Geneva, Switzerland; Online

UNGA High-level Event on Multilateralism
April 24
New York, United States

Rural Revitalization: The Road to the Future
April 24
Mumbai, India

Policy Forum on Social Transfers to Revitalize Rural India and Launch of IFPRI Global Food Policy Report 2019
April 26
New Delhi, India

Technical Discussion on the 2019 Global Report on Food Crises: Working together to prevent food crises
April 26
Washington, D.C., United States

Festival to End Plastic Pollution
April 27
Antigua and Barbuda

Asia’s economic prospects
April 29
London, United Kingdom; Online

Multi-stakeholder hearing in preparation for the United Nations General Assembly high-level meeting on UHC
April 29
New York, United States

Regional conference on the future of work in Asia
April 29-30
Singapore

Seventh Session of the IPBES Plenary (IPBES-7)
April 29-May 4
Paris, France

Basel Convention COP14, Rotterdam Convention COP9 and Stockholm Convention COP9
April 29-May 10
Geneva, Switzerland

INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATIONS

World Immunization Week
April 24-30

World Malaria Day
April 25

World Intellectual Property Day
April 26

World Day for Safety and Health at Work
April 28

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