2017
21
Jun

ECOSOC humanitarian affairs segment

Geneva, Switzerland
June 21, 2017 - May 23, 2017

WHAT? The ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment (HAS) has been an essential platform for discussing the activities and issues related to strengthening the coordination of the humanitarian assistance of the United Nations. The HAS provides a key opportunity for Member States, United Nations entities, humanitarian and development partners, the private sector and affected communities to discuss…

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07
Jun

Health and Humanitarian Logistics Conference 2017

Copenhagen, Denmark
UN City, Campus 1
June 7, 2017 - June 9, 2017

Overview  The aim of the 9th annual Health & Humanitarian Logistics (HHL) Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark (June 7-9, 2017) is to provide an open forum to discuss the challenges and new solutions in disaster preparedness and response, long-term development and humanitarian aid, and global health delivery. The conference platform encourages learning and collaboration within and…

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31
May

Humanitarian Response in Urban Settings: Meeting the Maternal and Newborn Health Needs of Displaced Persons

Washington, DC, USA
Wilson Center, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, 5th Floor
May 31, 2017 - May 31, 2017

Humanitarian Response in Urban Settings: Meeting the Maternal and Newborn Health Needs of Displaced Persons

About the event Humanitarian crises expose vast health inequities. Globally, women and children are up to 14 times more likely to die than men in a humanitarian crisis. And of the 15 countries with the highest neonatal mortality rates, 14 are affected by chronic conflict or political instability. The world’s humanitarian landscape is changing. Today…

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22
May

2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

Cancun, Mexico
May 22, 2017 - May 26, 2017

2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

The 2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction will be held in Cancun, Mexico on 22-26 May. The meeting will mark the first opportunity for the international community to review global progress in the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, adopted in 2015. More than 5,000 participants are expected, including policy makers and…

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20
Apr

CORE Group Global Health Practitioner Conference

Washington DC, United States
FHI 360, 1825 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC
April 20, 2017 - January 21, 2017

CORE Group Global Health Practitioner Conference, Spring 2017

CORE Group’s Spring 2017 Global Health Practitioner Conference is scheduled to take place in Washington DC, from April 20-21. Participation is open to all, including CORE Group Member NGOs, academics, donors, partners, and members of the private sector. For more information, please see the meeting’s official website about the following: Agenda (TBA) Location and Accommodations Registration (TBA)…

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05
Apr

2017 Meeting of the MENA IAWG

Amman, Jordan
April 5, 2017 - April 6, 2017

2017 Meeting of the MENA IAWG

The MENA IAWG, UNFPA Arab States Regional Office and IPPF are pleased to invite you to the 2017 Meeting of the MENA IAWG (Middle East and North African Region Inter-agency Working Group on Reproductive Health in Crises). The two-day working level meeting will be held on 5th-6th April 2017 in Amman, Jordan, bringing together key…

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