November 27, 2017: Care and Norfund co-host conference on how to achieve SDG number 5 on gender equality

Care and the Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries (Norfund) co-host the New Connections conference. The focus is on achieving the UN SDG goal number 5 on gender equality. The conference will address the following questions:

  • How do businesses benefit from promoting women’s leadership?
  • Why are so few women business leaders?
  • How can we change it?

Speakers are invited from all corners of the world to share experiences and perspectives in answering the questions asked.

Location: Oslo

Event website – Care


December 11, 2017: Norad hosts annual conference

Every year Norad, Norway's development agency, hosts a conference covering different development-related topics. The theme for the 2017 conference is “Aid in the Era of the Sustainable Development Goals”. More information about guests and speakers is to come.

Registration open until December 8, 2017.

Location: Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Oslo, Norway

Event website – Norad (in Norwegian)


June 27-28, 2018: Norad hosts REDD-Exchange conference

The Oslo Redd Exchange 2018 Conference aims to present results from REDD+ and  to promote its successful implementation. REDD+ is a United Nations-led program to reduce emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in developing countries. It is supported by Norway. The conference gathers policy makers, practitioners, and civil society to exchange perspectives and experiences. 

Few event details are yet available. 

Website - Norad