Thursday, January 15, 2015 to Friday, January 16, 2015
In order to understand the nature of changes in social policy in developing countries in the midst of widespread economic crisis and uncertainty, UNRISD is undertaking a three-year research project New Directions in Social Policy: Alternatives from and for...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Monday, December 15, 2014 to Wednesday, December 17, 2014
A three-day international conference on Social Protection: Building Effective and Sustainable Systems for Equitable Growth will take place from 15th to 17th December 2014 in Arusha, Tanzania. The conference will gather policy-makers, researchers and...
Tuesday, December 09, 2014 to Thursday, December 11, 2014
The content of the workshop is shaped by the challenges in the statements of purpose of the participants. The workshop will focus on learning and identifying options and alternative strategies by means of moderated exchanges as well as targeted inputs by a...
Monday, December 08, 2014 to Friday, December 19, 2014
The two-week core course builds on the latest developments in safety nets as integral part of social protection systems, to provide participants with an in-depth understanding of the conceptual and practical issues involved.
The material and presentations of...
America, United States
Wednesday, December 03, 2014 to Friday, December 05, 2014
The ISSA Regional Social Security Forum for Africa will take place in Casablanca, Morocco, from 3 to 5 December 2014, at the invitation of the National Social Security Fund, Morocco. Under the theme of Excellence in social security in Africa, the Forum will...
Tuesday, December 02, 2014 to Friday, December 05, 2014
This conference will bring together members of the Asia eHealth Information Network to look into various eHealth and mHealth engagements to sustain and scale ICT investments for health. It will also promote activities to support the eHealth agenda addressing...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 to Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The objectives of the workshop are to increase participants’ understanding on: Two-way relationship between social protection and agriculture including potential synergies and trade-offs between these domains, Rationale for considering social protection and...
Africa, South Africa
Monday, November 24, 2014 to Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The Africa Forum on SSR Forum will be organized jointly by the AU, the UN, the EU and the ASSN, and the Slovak Republic, with the expert support of DCAF’s International Security Sector Advisory Team (ISSAT,"http://issat.dcaf.ch). The aim is to complement and...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 to Friday, November 21, 2014
This workshop will focus on the crucial issue of child and youth poverty and critically raise the question of what policy strategies can break the vicious cycle of intergenerational poverty transmission. The lack of protection against child poverty not only...