Monday, October 01, 2018 to Friday, October 12, 2018
Around the world, developing countries are increasingly recognising the value of social transfer programmes in reducing extreme poverty, with success stories in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The Economic Policy Research Institute (EPRI) and HelpAge...
Global, Asia, Thailand
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 to Thursday, August 16, 2018
Por razões diversas, presenciamos, nas últimas décadas, um período de acirramento dos conflitos e questionamentos em torno da democracia. A despeito dos avanços e de vários movimentos contrários – como os feministas, os dos povos indígenas, as teorias pós e...
Monday, July 09, 2018 to Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Promoting jobs and enterprise, guaranteeing rights at work, extending social protection and promoting social dialogue are the four pillars of the ILO Decent Work Agenda with gender as a cross-cutting theme. These are crucial to advancing the entire...
America, United States
Monday, July 09, 2018 to Monday, July 23, 2018
Accountability at every level of the education system
Improving learning outcomes is a key policy priority in Ghana. To ensure that well-intentioned policy goals translate into improved learning outcomes, decision-makers are eager to: (1) evaluate the success...
Monday, June 18, 2018 to Friday, June 22, 2018
Today there are an estimated 244 million international migrants around the world, the majority of whom are migrant workers. Globalization, demographic shifts, conflicts, income inequalities and climate change will encourage ever more people to...
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
The role of social protection in responding to emergencies has rapidly grown over the last few years, with increasingly innovative and adaptive responses to large-scale emergencies. At the same time, there has also been increased attention to the promotion of...
Monday, April 09, 2018 to Friday, April 13, 2018
The overall objective of this course is to lay out the conceptual and strategic framework for the promotion of integrated approaches that create jobs, income security, and climate resilience through green works and public employment programmes (public works...
Africa, South Sudan
Thursday, March 22, 2018 to Friday, March 23, 2018
GDN's 18th Global Development Conference, titled 'Science, Technology and Innovation for Development,' will be held in New Delhi on 22-23 March, 2018. The conference will be a forum where global actors from governments, research, private sector and civil...
Monday, February 26, 2018 to Tuesday, February 27, 2018
The conference seeks to bring together researchers, activists and practitioners to discuss new research findings and debate academic and policy issues related to Global Disability and Health. Participants will have the opportunity to attend lectures,...
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 to Thursday, February 22, 2018
Social security policies are an important part of a wider strategy to tackle poverty and the ‘leave-no-one behind’ agenda. A coordinated package of social assistance, social insurance, provident funds, labour market and care programmes prevent individuals and...