Wednesday, February 06, 2019 to Friday, February 08, 2019
Universal Child Grants (UCGs) 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-...
Wednesday, December 05, 2018
In recent years the geopolitical landscape has changed, with powerful effects on the context and practices of humanitarian action. Irregular migration, epidemics and conflict have stretched the capacity of the humanitarian system and are reshaping the...
Europe, United Kingdom
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
This symposium provides a timely opportunity for experts, national authorities, social partners and other key stakeholders to discuss the latest policy developments at EU level to tackle gender-based discrimination in the workplace. It will also allow...
Monday, February 19, 2018 to Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Join the second workshop on Actuarial Work for Social Security for Russian-speaking professionals.
Are you undertaking or supervising actuarial work within social security? Do you work or you plan to work with actuarial valuation, investment issues,...
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
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...
Tuesday, October 03, 2017 to Friday, October 06, 2017
Workingonsafety.net (WOS.net) is an international network of decision-makers, researchers and professionals responsible for the prevention of accidents and trauma at work.
The network aims to bring accident prevention experts together in order to facilitate...
Europe, Czech Republic
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...