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
Thursday, May 31, 2018 to Friday, June 01, 2018
The ISSA European Network (IEN) will organize a Technical Seminar on Gender mainstreaming in social security on 31 May-1 June 2018 in Reykjavík, Iceland, hosted by the the Social Insurance Administration of Iceland (Tryggingastofnun ríkisins - TR) and the...
Monday, May 14, 2018 to Friday, May 18, 2018
The ILS Academy offers knowledge and tools on international labour standards (ILS) that are adopted and supervised by the ILO to a broad range of professionals active in promoting rights at work. The programme is designed to meet the needs of a...
Thursday, February 15, 2018 to Friday, February 16, 2018
The 2018 Henderson conference will focus on how the social security system can more effectively respond to issues of poverty and inequality.
Over the course of two days, a variety of speakers will cover what key changes have taken place since the 1970s and...
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 to Friday, February 16, 2018
The Platform for Collaboration on Tax (PCT) will hold its First Global Conference on February 14-16, 2018 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. The conference will focus on the key directions for tax policy and administration needed to meet the ...
Thursday, February 01, 2018
Join us as we launch the Cash Learning Partnership’s new State of the World’s Cash report. The paper takes stock of the progress made by the humanitarian sector in using CTP, analyses the successes and obstacles and identifies the essential next steps...
Europe, United Kingdom
Monday, January 29, 2018
Not only have all governments agreed to deliver full employment by 2030, but they have also committed to fast-tracking progress for the poorest and most marginalised.
The demographic bulge, a new understanding of the real rate of unemployment, and the scale...
Global, Europe, United Kingdom
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...
Friday, December 15, 2017
An open lecture by Lena Sommestad on the Swedish social welfare regime. The lecture will be held on Friday 15 December, 2017 at Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Latvia. The event forms part of the Olof Palme Lecture Series.