2017
29
Oct

International Population Conference 2017

Cape Town, South Africa
Cape Town International Convention Centre

International Population Conference 2017

The International Union for the Scientific Study of the Population’s International Population Conference (IPC) occurs every four years. The 2017 IPC  – hosted by Statistics South Africa, on behalf of the Republic of South Africa – will take place in Cape Town. The Conference will include invited plenary debates and panel discussions on population and…

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18
Sep

SVRI Forum 2017: Partnerships for Policy Action

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
September 18, 2017 - September 21, 2017

The Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) will host its next Forum on the theme of “partnerships for policy action” from September 18-21, 2017 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Abstracts will be accepted until February 1, 2017 and will focus on the following topics: What do we need to do to meet the SDGs? How should…

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23
Aug

Civil Society’s Role in Overcoming Critical Barriers to Maternal and Child Survival

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Elilly International Hotel, Guinea Conakry Street

Civil Society's Role in Overcoming Critical Barriers to Maternal and Child Survival

You are cordially invited to a civil society meeting on the eve of the 2017 Acting on the Call maternal and child survival event to discuss the important role of civil society organizations in reaching the 2030 targets for the Sustainable Development Goals for women’s and children’s health. Please note this event is separately organized…

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11
Jul

Family Planning Summit in London

London, U.K.

Family Planning Summit in London

On July 11, policymakers, donors, and advocates from around the world gathered at the Family Planning Summit in London, UK, to discuss efforts to reach Family Planning 2020 goals and ensure that more women and girls around the world are able to plan their families and their futures. When women and girls have access to…

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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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18
Jun

31st ICM Triennial Congress

Toronto, Canada
June 18, 2017 - June 22, 2017

Midwives - Making a Difference in the World

We have reached a time when attention turns to ‘what next’ after the 2015 Millennium Development Goals. As new global initiatives are being developed, one strong message emerges from the 2011 and the 2014 State of World Midwifery Reports and that is ‘midwives do make a difference’ in saving the lives of women and newborns…

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