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Designing the development agency of the future

Event - 27 - 28 April 2015
​A two day conference for senior directors of development ministries and agencies and other high-level experts to discuss the implications of a changing development agenda, the features that make an agency efficient, and lessons from how agencies are evolving.

Cartagena Data Festival

Event - 20 - 22 April 2015
A three-day event gathering together policy makers, civil society organisations, technical innovators, academics and data activists to discuss and debate questions about data, its usage and the potential of 'data revolution'.

Finance ministries in the 21st century

Event - 25 - 26 March 2015
​This conference will convene government officials, academics and international experts to discuss the role of finance ministries and how they can be made to work better in the 21st century.

Doing security and justice sector reform differently: what, why and how?

Event - 18 March 2015 17:00 - 18:30 (GMT+00)
​There is an increasing recognition amongst the development industry of the need to ‘do development differently.' However, operationalising such ways of working are difficult. This seminar will look at how this new approach can be accommodated with existing donor programming structures and requirements. 

Syria crisis: how aid is changing

Event - 17 March 2015 15:00 - 16:30 (GMT+00)
Join us for a launch of leading new research on how diaspora and local aid organisations are changing aid responses in Syria, and how different aid organisations can collaborate to best serve those continuing to live under fire in Syria’s conflict zones.

WCDRR side event: Good Practice Review 9: DRR

Event - 17 March 2015 12:00 - 14:00 (GMT+09)
​In the spirit of the third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR), the Humanitarian Practice Network will be hosting a side event in Sendai to introduce the upcoming revised edition of Good Practice Review (GPR) 9 on Disaster risk reduction: mitigation and preparedness in development and emergency programming.

ODI on the IGNITE stage

Event - 16 - 18 March 2015
The World Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction will see three ODI experts present on the IGNITE stage.