2017
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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17
Mar

Women’s Economic Empowerment: A Driving Force in Violence Reduction and Improved Health Outcomes

New York City, USA
Church Center of the United Nations, 777 United Nations Plaza, New York, NY 10017
March 17, 2017 - March 17, 2017

Women’s Economic Empowerment: A Driving Force in Violence Reduction and Improved Health Outcomes

EngenderHealth invites you to attend an exciting parallel event during the 2017 meeting of the UN Commission on the Status of Women. Leading international experts will explore the linkages between women’s economic empowerment and improved agency and health outcomes. Please click here to RSVP.

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13
Mar

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in Humanitarian Settings

New York City, USA
Armenian Cultural Center, 630 2nd Avenue, New York, NY 10016

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in Humanitarian Settings

You are invited to a panel discussion during the 61st Session of the Commission on the Status of Women. Hosted by: Reproductive Health Matters, International Rescue Committee, World Health Organization, Women’s Refugee Committee, Columbia University and Ipas Date and Location: Monday, March 13, 2017 2:30pm Armenian Cultural Center 630 2nd Avenue New York, NY 10016…

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