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
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...
Thursday, June 07, 2018
Natural hazard related disasters hit those living in fragile and conflict affected contexts hardest. Between 2004 and 2014, 58% of deaths from disasters occurred in the top 30 most fragile states. Yet, considerations of conflict are missing from the Disaster...
Europe, United Kingdom
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, May 21, 2018
More than 60% of the world’s poor are expected to live in fragile states by 2030. But it is increasingly recognised that the current international approach to support states exit fragility is inadequate. A call to ‘pivot towards fragile states’ at the recent...
Europe, United Kingdom
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
Monday, March 19, 2018 to Friday, March 23, 2018
The Land and Poverty conference, taking place in Washinton DC, will present the latest research and practice on the diversity of reforms, interventions, and innovations in the land sector around the world. The 2018 conference theme will be: Land Governance in...
America, United States
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 to Thursday, March 01, 2018
El Taller Nacional de Protección Social Reactiva ante Emergencias pretende analizar el rol que los programas de transferencias sociales pueden tener en las respuestas a eventos adversos y definir cómo adaptarlos para que sean más reactivos ante emergencias...
Monday, November 13, 2017 to Friday, November 17, 2017
17th Regional Seminar for Labor Based Practitioners - Addis Ababa - 13-17 November 2017
The theme of this edition is: "Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): The Employment–intensive Investment Approach". Participants will discuss the role...
Friday, November 03, 2017 to Saturday, November 04, 2017
Around 1.1 million children in Nepal up to age of 15 years are away from home (Centre Bureau of Stastic,2011) .These children are living either with their employers or in the streets, trafficked, unaccompanied and institutionalized. Among them 304,000...