SID-W Event Series

SID-W Event Series

Each year, SID-Washington focuses on emerging issues or topics that are of interest to the international development community. The goal of the event series is to provide a space for subject matter experts to share the latest thinking on timely issues and have an open dialogue with other international development professionals.

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Current Series

Locally Led Development (2022)

The Continuing Impact of COVID-19 (2022) 

Responding to the Climate Crisis (2022)

Past Series


Data in International Development (2020) 

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (2020) 

Harassment & Exploitation in International Development (2018)

Innovation in International Development (2019)

Navigating the Humanitarian-Development-Peace Nexus (2019)

Prevention of Modern Slavery (2019)

Transition Discussions (2017)