Tuesday, November 06, 2018 to Thursday, November 08, 2018
With increasing scrutiny on sustainability and adequacy of social security systems, actuaries and investment specialists find themselves at the centre of considerations regarding designing and financing new schemes and reforms of existing schemes. Their...
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...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 to Friday, April 20, 2018
Successful management of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is essential to the implementation of innovative solutions to address rapidly evolving social security needs and expectations. Emerging technologies open new service delivery...
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
Friday, March 09, 2018 to Sunday, March 11, 2018
Welcome to 11th Annual Poverty and Social Protection Conference
We are proud to invite you to join us at 11th Annual Poverty and Social Protection Conference, that will take place from March 9th - 11th 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand.
The Conference is organized by...
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
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 to Friday, December 08, 2017
O MINISTRO DE ESTADO DO DESENVOLVIMENTO SOCIAL E AGRÁRIO (MDSA), em conjunto com o PRESIDENTE DO CONSELHO NACIONAL DE ASSISTÊNCIA SOCIAL (CNAS), considerando a necessidade de avaliação da situação atual e avanços do Sistema Único de Assistência Social (SUAS...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
At the WIDER seminar on 29 November, Yoa Pan of Aalto University will present her work on successful social programmes in China. A social programme can achieve great success in one case but not in another, and the reason is far from clear. This paper tests a...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
This event will introduce policy makers, researchers, and practitioners to MicroZAMOD, a new tax-benefit microsimulation programme which has been developed under the UNU-WIDER SOUTHMOD project, in collaboration with Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and...
Thursday, November 16, 2017
The International Monetary Fund (IMF), in partnership with the Government of Jamaica, is organizing a high-level conference on Thursday, November 16, 2017 in Kingston, Jamaica. The conference is entitled "Unleashing Growth and Strengthening Resilience in the...