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
Monday, May 14, 2018 to Tuesday, May 15, 2018
On May 15th 2018, Ministers responsible for Social Policy in over 35 OECD and partner countries will meet in Montréal to exchange their views on their countries’ challenges, opportunities, and best practices in social protection in a Ministerial meeting...
Monday, April 09, 2018 to Friday, April 13, 2018
The overall objective of this course is to lay out the conceptual and strategic framework for the promotion of integrated approaches that create jobs, income security, and climate resilience through green works and public employment programmes (public works...
Africa, South Sudan
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 to Thursday, February 22, 2018
Social security policies are an important part of a wider strategy to tackle poverty and the ‘leave-no-one behind’ agenda. A coordinated package of social assistance, social insurance, provident funds, labour market and care programmes prevent individuals and...
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
An open forum to discuss the needs and opportunities in realizing universal social protection systems: How can “USP2030” address these needs and generate global momentum for countries to achieve SDG 1.3 (“implement nationally appropriate social protection...
America, United States
Monday, January 29, 2018 to Wednesday, February 07, 2018
The fifty-sixth session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD56) will take place in Conference Room 4 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 29 January to 7 February 2018. The Commission is the advisory body responsible for the social...
America, United States
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
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Europe, United Kingdom
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 to Wednesday, November 29, 2017
The International Center for Higher Education Research at the Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) is organizing a MOST School in collaboration with Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO and UNESCO Beijing Office in
Monday, November 13, 2017 to Friday, November 17, 2017
17th Regional Seminar for Labor Based Practitioners - Addis Ababa - 13-17 November 2017
The theme of this edition is: "Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): The Employment–intensive Investment Approach". Participants will discuss the role...
Monday, November 06, 2017
One of the greatest challenges today is to end hunger and poverty while making agriculture and food systems sustainable. The 2017 edition of FAO's The State of Food and Agriculture (SOFA) presents strategies that can leverage the potential of food systems to...