Sunday, January 31, 2016
According to a path-breaking study commissioned by UNICEF in 2003, child poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa (in particular in Western and Central Africa) was extremely high. Fortunately, the situation has since improved in many countries. This is in part due to...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 to Thursday, January 28, 2016
THEME:Linking Economic Policies and job Creation Initiatives to Social Security Development in East and Central Africa.
The conference is organized by East and Central Africa Social Security Association (ECASSA) and hosted by its Tanzanian member...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
The World Bank’s recently released report “Live Long and Prosper: Aging in East Asia and Pacific” finds that 36 percent of the world’s population ages 65 and over, or 211 million people, live in East Asia, the largest share among all regions. According to the...
Friday, January 22, 2016
The Nutrition and Food Systems Division of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) and The American University of Rome (AUR) are organizing a seminar on ‘Nutrition-sensitive social protection policies and programs: which challenges and gaps...
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Cash transfers are a widespread tool for poverty reduction in today's Latin America and the Caribbean. In the case of the rural sector, those programs often coincide with rural development projects, targeting the same populations and territories. A proper...
Global, Europe, Italy
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
This conference will bring together distinguished academics, policymakers, and representatives from government agencies, multi-lateral institutions, and donor agencies operating in Indonesia and Southeast Asia to examine the existing evidence on critical...
Wednesday, December 09, 2015
Europe and Denmark are Changing. International Council on Social Welfare Denamark will put a critical focus on the European view of Humanity and Human Rights.
Wednesday, December 09, 2015 to Thursday, December 10, 2015
This Inter-regional Expert Group meeting is carried out in the framework of two United Nations Development Account projects aimed at promoting public policies oriented towards greater socio-economic equality and strengthening the capacities of countries to...
Sunday, December 06, 2015 to Wednesday, December 09, 2015
A X Conferência Nacional de Assistência Social, convocada pela Portaria Conjunta nº 01, de 09 de fevereiro de 2015, do Ministério do Desenvolvimento Social e Combate à Fome - MDS e Conselho Nacional de Assistência Social - CNAS, em cumprimento ao disposto no...
Wednesday, December 02, 2015 to Friday, December 04, 2015
Excelencia en la administración de la seguridad social en las Américas
El Foro Regional de la Seguridad Social para las Américas será realizado en México D. F., del 2 al 4 de diciembre de 2015, por invitación del Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (IMSS) y...