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...
Thursday, July 19, 2018 to Saturday, July 21, 2018
La Organización Internacional de Trabajo Social - OITS, una ONG conformada por Trabajadores Sociales de varios países que se dedica a promover la innovación y el desarrollo de la sociedad desde el quehacer profesional del Trabajo Social. Fue fundada en Lima...
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
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Following the Financing for Development conference in Addis Ababa in 2015, there is consensus around the need for developing countries to raise more domestic resources to finance the Sustainable Development Goals. Developing countries have committed to ‘step...
United States, America
Monday, February 12, 2018 to Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Microfinance is a revolutionary approach to development finance with the provision of financial services such as credit, savings, insurance, money transfer to poor and low income households and their micro-enterprises. The Conference, organized by the WMIT...
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...
Monday, October 02, 2017 to Friday, October 13, 2017
The flagship course Designing and Implementing Social Transfer Programmes is a two-week course aimed at providing policy makers, government officials and practitioners with an in depth understanding of the conceptual and practical issues involved in the...
Monday, December 05, 2016 to Tuesday, December 06, 2016
The German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) will hold the third IPR-MENA social policy conference
"A new social contract for MENA (Middle East and North Africa) countries:
Experiences from Development and Social...
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Social protection, in the form of social assistance and social insurance programs, has long been considered a response to problems of inequality and poverty and as of late, as an important factor in state building. Governments across the world are working...
Wednesday, April 06, 2016 to Friday, April 08, 2016
With increasing global attention on social protection and cash transfer programmes, the Transfer Project will convene an important international workshop from April 6th- 8th in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The meeting will bring together national governments,...