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August 27-September 1, 2017: World water week takes place in Stockholm

The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) organizes the annual conference World Water Week in Stockholm, under the theme “water and waste: reduce and reuse”. The conference convenes researchers, decision-makers, business innovators, and CSO representatives to foster new thinking and exchange ideas around the most pressing water-related challenges.                                              

Registration and conference program available on conference website.

Location - Stockholm, Sweden

Conference website - World Water Week

Global Sweden Agriculture Global health Nutrition

EuroNGOs push back annual conference to September 2017

The 2017 EuroNGOs conference, which focuses on protecting sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in a time of growing populism, moves from May 2017 to September 2017. The two-day gathering explores and debates how populism affects SRHR in the context of global development, and focuses on pro-SRHR messaging and advocacy techniques. Detailed thematic tracks and sessions will be shared on the EuroNGOs website.

Location: Brussels, Belgium

Event page - EuroNGOs

EU Global Global health

September 27, 2017: CAN-Rac and CCIC event explores opportunities for Canadian leadership on sustainable development

Climate Action Network Canada (CAN-Rac) and the Canadian Council for International Cooperation (CCIC) host a free public event to discuss Canada’s opportunities for leadership on sustainable development ahead of its upcoming G7 Presidency in 2018.  The event will unpack the challenges and opportunities for advancing the fight against climate change and achieving the SDGs.  Led by a panel of Canadian and international experts, this event brings together members of the climate change and development community to propose recommendations for the Canadian government to champion during its G7 host year.

Location: Ottawa, Canada

Event website – Eventbrite

Canada Global

October 30-31, 2017: International Conference on Successes and Failures in Telehealth

In October 2017 the Success and Failures in Telehealth conference, SFT-17, takes place in Brisbane. The conference includes a scientific program as well as a trade show featuring telehealth products, and has a wide-ranging target audience including e.g., health professionals, government representatives, and private-sector partners.  

Location - Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Australia

Event website – SFT17

Australia Global