Wednesday, February 06, 2019 to Friday, February 08, 2019
Universal Child Grants (UCG) are increasingly discussed as a policy instrument to achieve universal social protection and progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals. At present, 385 million children live in extreme poverty. This has negative short-...
Friday, January 18, 2019
Despite being seeming political allies, there appears to be a fundamental tension between the proponents of increased migration and the proponents of a stronger welfare state. It arises due to the conundrum of eligibility: is eligibility for scarce state...
Europe, United Kingdom
Thursday, December 06, 2018 to Friday, December 07, 2018
The “Inequalities and Social Cohesion” conference will have as ambition to bring together practitioners and researchers around these issues, and take this debate to the civil society.
The conference will take place in Paris over two days.
The first one,...
Thursday, November 22, 2018 to Saturday, November 24, 2018
El objectivo del I Congreso Internacional de Determinación Social, Promoción de Salud Social y Educación para la Salud es generar un espacio de discusion y construccion de conocimientos sobre temas relacionados con los processos de Determinacion Social de la...
Thursday, November 15, 2018 to Friday, November 16, 2018
The MoveS network (Free Movement and Social Security Coordination) will organise a seminar in Salzburg (Austria) on 15-16 November 2018. This seminar will be held in Salzburg during the Austrian EU-presidency and will focus on free movement of workers which...
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, November 05, 2018 to Tuesday, November 06, 2018
Almost 40% of sub-Saharan African countries are in danger of slipping into a major debt crisis. Eight countries are already in debt distress, while a further 18 countries are at high risk of joining them – a number that has more than doubled since 2013. ...
Global, Europe, United Kingdom
Monday, October 29, 2018
On October 29, IPA Rwanda will co-host a workshop to present preliminary findings from two studies, evaluating the impact of connecting off-the-grid communities to electricity on household welfare as well as the impact of business model interventions on the...
Friday, October 26, 2018
As a response to the call from our citizens to enhance the social dimension of the Union, on 17 November 2017 during the Social Summit in Gothenburg Sweden, the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission jointly proclaimed the European Pillar of...
Friday, October 26, 2018
The MoveS network (Free Movement and Social Security Coordination) will organise a seminar in Riga (Latvia) on 26 October 2018. The seminar is being organised by MoveS in collaboration with its Latvian national experts, Ruta Zilvere and Kristine Dupate. MoveS...