Thursday, October 04, 2018
The EU-funded project Research, Network & Support Facility (RNSF) organises #InformalTalks, a series of webinars dedicated to the Informal Economy, to disseminate the results of its research. The third #InformalTalks webinar is entitled "How to extend...
Monday, September 17, 2018 to Friday, September 28, 2018
Recent developments on issues related to employment and social protection have shown unprecedented knowledge and policy gaps all over the world. Demographic changes, disruptive technology, neoliberal economic pressure and wider inequalities are among factors...
Thursday, July 19, 2018 to Saturday, July 21, 2018
La Organización Internacional de Trabajo Social - OITS, una ONG conformada por Trabajadores Sociales de varios países que se dedica a promover la innovación y el desarrollo de la sociedad desde el quehacer profesional del Trabajo Social. Fue fundada en Lima...
Monday, February 26, 2018 to Wednesday, February 28, 2018
This workshop provides practical hands-on support for professionals of social security administrations on investment issues.
With the guidance of the ISSA Guidelines on Investment of Social Security Funds and under the supervision of an accredited expert,...
Thursday, February 15, 2018 to Friday, February 16, 2018
The 2018 Henderson conference will focus on how the social security system can more effectively respond to issues of poverty and inequality.
Over the course of two days, a variety of speakers will cover what key changes have taken place since the 1970s and...
Monday, January 22, 2018 to Friday, January 26, 2018
Participatory Action Research (PAR) engages people in communities as agents of change. Traditionally, development project ‘beneficiaries’ have rarely been included in researching issues, finding solutions, designing indicators or measuring change. PAR...
United Kingdom, Europe
Monday, October 23, 2017 to Wednesday, October 25, 2017
This three-day international conference aims to engage policy makers, practitioners and researchers in identifying solutions for fighting child poverty and inequality Africa, and inspiring action towards change. The conference offers a platform for bridging...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
In the past 10 years, cuts in publicly funded social protection and integration programmes due to austerity measures have combined with large movements of migrants and refugees at a scale not seen since the Second World War. In many countries around the world...
Sunday, June 25, 2017 to Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Welcome Message from the Conference Committee
It is our pleasure and privilege to invite you to participate in the IFSW Joint Africa Region Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development (SWSD) 2017, to be held on June 25-28, 2017 in Livingstone...
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Nearly 90% of the world’s refugees are hosted in countries that neighbour their homeland. Countries such as Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey and Ethiopia, already struggling to provide economic opportunities for their citizens, also need to cope with a large number of...
Europe, United Kingdom