Tuesday, October 27, 2015
After two webinars on the South African Child Support Grant and the Uruguayan Family Allowances, the 3rd webinar of the Series is dedicated to Mongolia’s Universal Child Allowance Programme.
In this third presentation, Ms. Lakhagvasuren Munkhzul (Director of...
Monday, October 26, 2015
The developing world—and some parts of the developed world too, including the United States—is in the midst of a big push toward Universal Health Coverage (UHC). There is, however, confusion about what UHC means and how to measure it. As a result it is...
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Organised by the Cercle de Coopération des ONG de développement, OGBL Solidarité Syndicale, FOS socialistische solidariteit, Solidarite Socialiste and SOLIDAR.
The event aims at
• Taking stock of the results of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)...
Thursday, October 22, 2015
The first of the new Sustainable Development Goals establishes an ambitious agenda – ‘to end poverty in all its forms everywhere’, by 2030. The World Bank has adopted the ambition of ending extreme poverty as one of its twin goals – and President Jim Kim...
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 to Wednesday, October 21, 2015
SASPEN (Southern African Social Protection Experts Network) and FES (Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung) will be hosting a two day international conference on “Sustainability of Social Protection” in Johannesburg, on 20 and 21 October 2015. The conference will be...
Africa, South Africa
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 to Friday, October 23, 2015
Background and objectives
Between the 21st and the 23rd of October, the Cercle de Coopération des ONG de Développement, Brot für die Welt, OGB-L Solidarité Syndicale, Solidarité Socialiste, FOS and SOLIDAR will host theUniversal Social Protection Days in...
Monday, October 19, 2015 to Wednesday, October 28, 2015
The training aims at guiding policy-makers in the design and implementation of integrated unemployment protection programmes and employment support policies.
Further description and learning objectives are explained in detailed in the offcial website.
Monday, October 19, 2015 to Friday, October 30, 2015
Employment injury schemes are part of the social security branch in charge of the workers’ insurance for occupational accidents and diseases. Traditionally, they provide for compensation and coverage of the medical and rehabilitation costs of the injured and...
Monday, October 12, 2015 to Thursday, October 15, 2015
The Committee on World Food Security (CFS) was set up in 1974 as an intergovernmental body to serve as a forum for review and follow up of food security policies. In 2009 the Committee went through a reform process to ensure that the voices of other...
Sunday, October 11, 2015 to Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Achieving global food security whilst reconciling demands on the environment is the greatest challenge faced by mankind. By 2050 at least 9 billion people will need food, and increasing incomes and urbanization will inevitably lead to dietary change. The food...
America, United States