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
Thursday, August 30, 2018 to Saturday, September 01, 2018
The 16th annual conference of the ESPAnet will be held in Vilnius, hosted by the Vilnius University, Faculty of Philosophy, Institute of Sociology and Social Work. It will be an exciting opportunity to discuss the challenges, problems and future prospects of...
Thursday, May 31, 2018 to Friday, June 01, 2018
The ISSA European Network (IEN) will organize a Technical Seminar on Gender mainstreaming in social security on 31 May-1 June 2018 in Reykjavík, Iceland, hosted by the the Social Insurance Administration of Iceland (Tryggingastofnun ríkisins - TR) and the...
Monday, May 28, 2018 to Wednesday, May 30, 2018
The European Social Services Conference (ESSC) is the European Social Network’s annual flagship event. Bringing together thousands of senior professionals from all sectors and across over the past 25 years, the ESSC has long been pioneering the value of...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Through the emergence of nascent forms of regulating business activities in the 1830s, Britain was the first capitalist country to begin to put in place system of social protection. That system is now being undone. The emergence (and ironies) of ‘better...
Europe, United Kingdom
Thursday, January 25, 2018 to Friday, January 26, 2018
This event will compare and contrast perspectives on microfinance in the East and West, focusing on the inclusion of people in rural areas, environmental impacts, technology and the future of the sector. This Summit will also focus on recent regulation and...
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 to Thursday, November 16, 2017
The conference will focus on the integration of refugees into the European labour market, and will aim to:
Provide a comprehensive overview of the refugee situation today;
Discuss important elements in the integration process; and
Showcase measures on ways of...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
This event aims to broadcast the most innovative initiatives in inclusive employment and entrepreneurship in Europe. It will also act as a meeting and discussion place for organizations working to assist groups facing difficulties in terms of their inclusion...
Friday, October 27, 2017
The EC-funded FreSsco network (Free Movement and Social Security Coordination) will organise a seminar in Zagreb (Croatia) on 27 October 2017.
The seminar is being organised by FreSsco in collaboration with its Croatian national expert, Ivana Vukorepa. ...
Thursday, October 12, 2017
In April, the European Commission adopted the European Pillar of Social Rights to guide a renewed process towards better working and living conditions in Europe. After the promised ‘Triple A’ Social Europe by President Juncker in 2014, the expectations were...