Thursday, November 29, 2018 to Friday, November 30, 2018
Improving food security and nutrition is critical to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals, but the world is not on track to end hunger and malnutrition by 2030. How can we accelerate progress in transforming our agri-food systems to meet the needs of the...
Thursday, October 11, 2018 to Friday, October 12, 2018
Sustainability is often referred to as a major objective to be respected by social policy makers. Yet, what is to be understood by this principle? Is there something as a common understanding of the principle of sustainability, valid across various...
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, September 17, 2018 to Friday, September 28, 2018
Recent developments on issues related to employment and social protection have shown unprecedented knowledge and policy gaps all over the world. Demographic changes, disruptive technology, neoliberal economic pressure and wider inequalities are among factors...
Monday, September 10, 2018 to Friday, September 14, 2018
The purpose of this course is to provide a thorough introduction to EU social security law. EU legislation and recent case law of the Court of Justice of the EU will be presented.
EU legal framework on social security law
Monday, July 09, 2018 to Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Promoting jobs and enterprise, guaranteeing rights at work, extending social protection and promoting social dialogue are the four pillars of the ILO Decent Work Agenda with gender as a cross-cutting theme. These are crucial to advancing the entire...
America, United States
Monday, July 09, 2018 to Monday, July 23, 2018
Accountability at every level of the education system
Improving learning outcomes is a key policy priority in Ghana. To ensure that well-intentioned policy goals translate into improved learning outcomes, decision-makers are eager to: (1) evaluate the success...
Monday, July 02, 2018 to Friday, July 13, 2018
The Sustainable Development Goals placed strong focus on the urgency need to expand universal health coverage. However, as it stands more than half of the world’s more than 7.3 billion people do not receive all of the essential services they need. This course...
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...
Monday, June 11, 2018 to Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Aalto University School of Business, University of Tampere and UNU-WIDER in collaboration with the Nordic Network in Development Economics will organize the next 17th Nordic Conference in Development Economics on 11-12 June 2018 in Helsinki, Finland.