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
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,...
Monday, November 05, 2018 to Tuesday, November 06, 2018
Almost 40% of sub-Saharan African countries are in danger of slipping into a major debt crisis. Eight countries are already in debt distress, while a further 18 countries are at high risk of joining them – a number that has more than doubled since 2013. ...
Global, Europe, United Kingdom
Friday, October 26, 2018
As a response to the call from our citizens to enhance the social dimension of the Union, on 17 November 2017 during the Social Summit in Gothenburg Sweden, the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission jointly proclaimed the European Pillar of...
Monday, October 22, 2018 to Tuesday, October 23, 2018
The International Fund for Agricultural Development and Save the Children Italy are hosting an international conference entitled “Leaving no one behind – making the case for adolescent girls”, which will be held on Monday 22 and Tuesday 23 October 2018 at...
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 2018 calls for an end to poverty by “Coming together with those furthest behind to build an inclusive world of universal respect for human rights and dignity.” Since 1992, this day has been an opportunity...
Europe, United Kingdom
Friday, October 12, 2018 to Sunday, October 14, 2018
O distrito de Laginha, município de Pancas, na região centro-oeste do Espírito Santo, será a sede da sexta edição do PomerBR, evento itinerante que acontece desde 2011 em vários estados brasileiros. O encontro acontece nos dias 12, 13 e 14 de outubro e terá...
Thursday, September 27, 2018
This event, hosted by ODI, International Rescue Committee and Richard Curtis, UN SDG Advocate, launches new analysis that highlights the need for urgent, accelerated action on the 2030 Agenda's promise to leave no one behind. Focusing on the challenges facing...
America, United States
Monday, September 17, 2018 to Friday, September 28, 2018
The Academy on Social Security, the International Labour Organisation’s flagship annual event on Social Protection will kick-off on September 17, 2018 at the ILO’s International Training Centre (ITC-ILO) in Turin.
This year, in partnership with the ...
Global, Europe, Italy