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-...
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 to Thursday, January 24, 2019
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,...
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
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Since 2012 researchers from the Participation, Inclusion and Social Change team at IDS, have been working with members of the Participate network to bring perspectives and knowledge generated by people living with poverty and marginalisation, into the SDG...
Europe, United Kingdom
Thursday, November 08, 2018 to Friday, November 09, 2018
Inequalities are one of today’s greatest challenges, obstructing poverty reduction and sustainable development. Such disparities are catalysed by elite capture of economic and political power, a reinforcing process that compounds inequality, which—in its...
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
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 to Friday, November 02, 2018
La reunión es organizada por la Unidad de Desarrollo Social de la Sede Subregional de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) en México y el Consejo Nacional de la Persona Adulta Mayor (CONAPAM) del Gobierno de Costa Rica, y se...
America, Costa Rica
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...