Wednesday, February 06, 2019 to Friday, February 08, 2019
Universal Child Grants (UCG) are increasingly discussed as a policy instrument to achieve universal social protection and progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals. At present, 385 million children live in extreme poverty. This has negative short-...
Friday, January 18, 2019
Despite being seeming political allies, there appears to be a fundamental tension between the proponents of increased migration and the proponents of a stronger welfare state. It arises due to the conundrum of eligibility: is eligibility for scarce state...
Europe, United Kingdom
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 to Friday, December 14, 2018
In recent years, social protection emerged as a strong and effective policy tool to tackle poverty, mitigate effects of economic shock, support pro-poor and inclusive economic growth, and ultimately achieve progress towards the Sustainable...
Thursday, December 06, 2018 to Friday, December 07, 2018
The “Inequalities and Social Cohesion” conference will have as ambition to bring together practitioners and researchers around these issues, and take this debate to the civil society.
The conference will take place in Paris over two days.
The first one,...
Thursday, November 29, 2018 to Friday, November 30, 2018
Socialprotection.org will livestream the event HIV and Social Protection Assessment Trainers Training Latin America and the Caribbean, organised by UNAIDS in partnership with WFP, ILO and UNICEF. It will reunite representatives from the government sector (...
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 to Friday, November 30, 2018
Improving food security and nutrition is critical to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), but the world is not on track to end hunger and malnutrition by 2030. How can we accelerate progress in transforming our agri-food systems to meet the needs...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Forty years since the adoption of the Buenos Aires Plan of Action (BAPA) for promoting and implementing Technical Cooperation amongst Developing Countries and some 30 years after the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), much...
Global, America, United States
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to Thursday, November 29, 2018
La Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) y el Fondo de las Naciones Unidas para la Infancia para América Latina y el Caribe (UNICEF), organizan el 1er Conversatorio Regional de América Latina y el Caribe. Contará con la presencia de altas...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to Friday, November 30, 2018
The annual Global South-South Development Expo (GSSD Expo), will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York from 28 to 30 November 2018. Organized by the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) in collaboration with United...
America, United States
Monday, November 26, 2018
Increased rural-urban linkages present both challenges and opportunities for urban and rural areas alike. Achieving food security and nutrition across the rural-urban continuum involves a series of complex and interlinked factors touching on issues such as...