The 3rd annual Aid & Development Asia Summit will take place on 14-15 June 2017 in Nay Pyi Taw, the capital city of Myanmar (Burma). Gathering 250+ humanitarian and development professionals, The Aid & Development Asia Summit will bring together regional and global expertise to discuss innovations and partnerships for aid and development programmes in Asia, with a particular focus on Myanmar. The Summit will offer an unparalleled opportunity for knowledge exchange, cross-sector engagement and collaboration between UN, government agencies, local and international NGOs, Red Cross, development banks, investors, associations, media and the private sector. Be part of this year’s Aid & Development Asia Summit and: • Compare your approaches with peers and build long lasting partnerships and alliances with UN and government agencies, NGOs, donors, and the private sector • Hear latest policy and project updates and influence the debate on improving humanitarian aid operations and infrastructure resilience – especially in Myanmar • Exchange best practice and discover innovations in health & WASH, agriculture and infrastructure resilience, humanitarian logistics, use of (mobile) technology for development programmes • Gain first hand insights from development banks, donors and government agencies on their financing priorities and funding guidelines Agenda Topics: • Improving health resilience & addressing current health threats (dengue, Zika, malaria, TB, HIV) • Ensuring access to safe drinking water and sanitation • Building resilient infrastructure to better support SDGs • Improving lives and livelihoods and the safety of displaced people • Utilising mobile technology to better reach and engage communities • Improving connectivity, social networks and data exchange • Financing of development and aid programmes in Myanmar Date start and finish: 14-15 June 2017 Location: MICC2, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar Organising body: Aid and International Development Forum (AIDF)
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