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, January 22, 2018 to Friday, January 26, 2018
Participatory Action Research (PAR) engages people in communities as agents of change. Traditionally, development project ‘beneficiaries’ have rarely been included in researching issues, finding solutions, designing indicators or measuring change. PAR...
United Kingdom, Europe
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...
Saturday, November 25, 2017 to Sunday, November 26, 2017
The Social Protection for Inclusive Development in Afar (SPIDA) is a research project supported by NWO in the Netherlands and it focuses on the implementation and impact of the Productive Safety Net Programme (PSNP) in Ethiopia, with specific reference to the...
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...
Monday, November 13, 2017 to Friday, November 17, 2017
El objetivo del curso de formación sobre las Directrices de la AISS sobre la Calidad de los Servicios es dotar a los participantes de un conocimiento sólido sobre las principales consideraciones relativas a la calidad de servicios en los seguros...
Sunday, October 22, 2017 to Thursday, October 26, 2017
The training course on the ISSA Guidelines on Quality of Services will provide participants with a sound framework that brings together the main considerations on service quality in social security administration. The course will enable...
Monday, October 02, 2017 to Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Les lignes directrices de l'AISS en matière de bonne gouvernance offrent des orientations pratiques pour le conseil et la direction et traitent en outre de neuf domaines stratégiques de l'administration de la sécurité sociale: la planification...
Thursday, July 06, 2017 to Friday, July 07, 2017
Globalization and technological changes recognized as 4th industrial revolution makes labor markets turbulent. Unemployment is caused by structurally oriented labor market mismatching rather than individual issues.
Long term unemployment makes people to trap...
Asia, South Korea
Monday, June 12, 2017 to Friday, June 16, 2017
The ISSA Guidelines on Good Governance offer practical guidance for the board and management and address, in addition, nine strategic areas in social security administration: strategic planning; operational risk management; internal operations...