Tuesday, February 06, 2018 to Thursday, February 08, 2018
The BPJS Ketenagakerjaan, Indonesian Social Security Administering Body for Employment will be hosting a Technical Seminar on “Expanding Social Security Coverage in the Disruptive Economy Era” which will take place in Bali, Indonesia, from 6 to 8 February...
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
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 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
Monday, January 29, 2018 to Tuesday, January 30, 2018
The International Monetary Fund (IMF), the Government of Morocco, the Arab Fund for Social and Economic Development (AFESD), and the Arab Monetary Fund (AMF) will co-host a high-level conference in Marrakesh, January 29–30, 2018. The conference aims to move...
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...
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
Friday, January 12, 2018
The Social Situation Monitor (SSM) team invites analysts, economists and social researchers to discuss the future of social protection in the changing world of work.
The seminar will take place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Brussels, on Friday 12 January 2018 (...
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.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Fiscal positions in many emerging market and developing economies have weakened considerably since the global financial crisis. This will constrain the room for policy makers in these economies to utilize fiscal policy when the next shock hits.
In this talk,...
United States, America