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AECID celebrates ‘Development Cooperation Day’

Spain’s development agency AECID organizes a launch for its annual report on the number and profiles of development cooperation professionals working abroad. The event takes place on the national day for development cooperation (‘Día del Cooperante’), on the anniversary of world leaders choosing to adopt the Millennium Declaration at the UN Headquarters in New York City.

Development NGOs also plan to hold several side-events, details of which will be released closer to the date.

Location: Madrid, Spain

Press release - AECID (in Spanish)

Spain

4th Global Water Operators’ Partnership Congress in Barcelona

 The UN-Habitat’s Global Water Operators’ Partnership Alliance (GWOPA) organizes its 4th annual congress in Barcelona: “Leave No Operator Behind”. The summit will bring together water and sanitation services operators, government officials, financial institutions, academics, and NGOs to focus on both the impact of climate change on water supplies and the human right to water, and advance innovative solutions in the field of water and sanitation.

Event website - UN-Habitat/GWOPA

Spain