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...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 to Wednesday, October 11, 2017
The International Conference on Social Protection scheduled to take place from 10th – 11th October 2017 in Kuala Lumpur, is based on the theme “Migration, Development and Social Welfare: Implications and New Insights”. The Conference is organized by the...
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...
Thursday, July 13, 2017 to Friday, July 14, 2017
This international conference, held in the capital of Europe’s political project, invites researchers, analysts, and policymakers to critically reflect on their experiences of working on issues of public policy and governance beyond borders. The event is...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 to Wednesday, March 29, 2017
The Migrating out of Poverty Research Programme Consortium is holding its final conference at the School for Oriental and Asian Studies (SOAS) in London on 28th and 29th March 2017.
Bringing researchers and practitioners together, ‘Migrating out of Poverty:...
Europe, United Kingdom
Monday, March 06, 2017 to Friday, March 17, 2017
The Social Protection Labor and Jobs Core Courses comprise three parallel courses on: (i) Social Safety Nets, (ii) Pensions, and (iii) Jobs and Migration Policies which will be held from March 6 to March 17, 2017 in the World Bank, Washington D.C. (HQ).The...
America, United States
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 to Wednesday, January 11, 2017
The African Development Bank is hosting the first edition of the Africa Resilience Forum in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, on January 10-11, 2017. The overarching theme will focus on “Delivering the High 5s in a Resilient Africa”, with six plenary sessions and...
Africa, Ivory Coast
Sunday, July 10, 2016 to Thursday, July 14, 2016
The Third ISA Forum will be convened in Vienna, Austria, 10-14 July 2016 on the theme “The Futures We Want: Global Sociology and the Struggles for a Better World.” This theme encourages a forward-orientation in empirical, theoretical, and normative research...
Saturday, June 25, 2016 to Tuesday, June 28, 2016
The Joint World Conference on SWSD has been held every two years in different countries, and Korea (Republic of) is proud to host the next conference. As one of the most highly commended meetings in the field of Social Work, Education and Social Development,...
Asia, South Korea
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 to Thursday, March 19, 2015
Remittances have become a rising source of foreign exchange and hold immense potential as drivers of economic growth and development for ADB’s developing member countries (DMCs). Generally, remittances can have positive impacts to the receiving countries....