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June 2017

U.S.-Africa Business Summit (CCA)

June 13 - June 16

Organized by: Corporate Council on Africa

The U.S. Stake in Africa: A Call for Greater Economic Engagement The African market is changing. In the last five years, a combination of factors including fluctuating commodity prices, government policy, and unprecedented political events have presented businesses and investors in Africa with significant new challenges as well as new opportunities. Simultaneously, U.S. policy towards the continent is shifting under a new administration. The Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) will convene business and government leaders at its 11th biennial U.S.-Africa…

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World Blood Donor Day

June 14

Organized by: World Health Organization

The first World Blood Donor Day was observed in 2004, which was followed by its designation as an annual global event by the fifty-eighth World Health Assembly in 2005. World Blood Donor Day is now celebrated each year throughout the world on 14 June to raise awareness of the importance of blood donation and to recognize the contribution of voluntary unpaid blood donors in saving lives and improving health. World Blood Donor Day has a further purpose: to create wider…

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July 2017

Global Citizen Festival

July 6

Organized by: Global Citizen

Together we can achieve freedom from want and economic justice for the people who need it the most. Call on the G20 governments for them to mobilize the political will and the financial resources in order to achieve the global goals and end extreme poverty by 2030. Take action now and get the chance to win tickets to the Global Citizen Festival Hamburg on 6th July and see Herbert Grönemeyer, Coldplay with special guest Shakira, Pharrell Williams, Ellie Golding, Andreas Bourani, and…

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G20 Summit

July 7 - July 8

Organized by: Government of Germany

Hamburg will host the twelfth G20 Summit on the 7th and 8th of July, 2017. More than twenty Heads of State or Government as well as representatives of international organisations will meet at the Messehallen Convention Centre. Learn more about the G20 Summit. The G20 Health Ministers’ Declaration can be found here:

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High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

July 10 - July 19

Organized by: United Nations

High-Level Political Forum 2017 The meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2017 convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council, will be held from Monday, 10 July, to Wednesday, 19 July 2017; including the three-day ministerial meeting of the forum from Monday, 17 July, to Wednesday, 19 July 2017.The theme will be “Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world“. The set of goals to be reviewed in depth will be the following,…

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World Population Day 2017

July 11

Organized by: UNFPA

World Population Day 2017 In 1989, the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme recommended that 11 July be observed by the international community as World Population Day, a day to focus attention on the urgency and importance of safe, voluntary family planning is a human right. It is also central to gender equality and women’s empowerment, and is a key factor in reducing poverty. Yet around the world, some http://www.unfpa.org/events/world-population-day#sthash.EirfnWPG.dpuf

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FP2020 Family Planning Summit 2017

July 11

Organized by: UNFPA

The Second Meeting of FP2020–Family Planning 2020–initiative, which aims to expand access to voluntary family planning to 120 million additional women by 2020. The event, co-hosted by UK DfID, UNFPA, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, will take place in London on July 11th. The Summit seeks to: Energize global commitment to women and girls; Support country action and leadership to ensure that women and girls are empowered to thrive; and Complement the aims of the She Decides initiative launched…

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Results International Conference 2017

July 22 - July 25

Organized by: Results International

By next summer, there will be a new president and a new congress in Washington. They need to hear from you! The RESULTS International Conference is a chance to use your voice to change the world. Together we’ll spend three days in Washington, DC hearing from leading experts, learning new skills, and meeting fellow advocates committed to the end of poverty. Then we’ll take our message straight to Capitol Hill. Learn more about the event and register here.

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August 2017

World Breastfeeding Week

August 1 - August 7

Organized by: WABA

In 2016, WABA began the 15-year journey to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by linking each of these goals to breastfeeding. But, we cannot achieve sustainable development without multi-level partnerships at all levels. The World Breastfeeding Week’s 25th year in 2017 is about working together for the common good! #WBW2017 will call on advocates and activists, decision-makers and celebrants to forge new and purposeful partnerships. Together, let’s attract political support, media attention, participation of young people and widen our…

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International Youth Day 2017

August 11

Organized by: United Nations

The theme of International Youth Day 2017 is “Youth Building Peace”. Since the adoption of Security Council Resolution 2250 in 2015, there is growing recognition that as agents of change, young people are critical actors in conflict prevention and sustaining peace. International Youth Day 2017 is dedicated to celebrating young people’s contributions to conflict prevention and transformation as well as inclusion, social justice, and sustainable peace. The current generation of youth are the largest in history and young people often…

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