The Social Security Academy, the International Labour Organisation’s flagship annual event on Social Protection will kick-off on September 17, 2018 at the ILO’s International Training Centre (ITC-ILO) in Turin.

This year, in partnership with the the socialprotection.org platform, the ITC-ILO will livestream various of its plenary sessions. Bringing together key international experts from think tanks, academia, the civil society and other international organisations beyond the ILO, the Social Security Academy will continue to promote knowledge sharing and debate around the main areas, current state and future of social protection.

This year several plenary sessions will be made available online for the global social protection community:

 

Day 1 - Monday 17 September 2018

10:30 – 11:15
(GMT+2)
Stratégie de la Protection Sociale de l’ONU
Keynote speaker: Ms. Valérie Schmitt (ILO)
  Watch session
11:15 – 12:00
(GMT+2)
Trends in Social Protection : The World Social Protection Database and Report
Keynote speaker: Ms. Christina Behrendt (ILO)
  Watch session
14:30 – 17:00
(GMT+2)
Putting Research at the Service of Social Protection Policy and Practice : Unpacking Social Protection Across the Lifecycle
Keynote speakers: Prof. Maxine Molyneux (UCL); Ms. Tia Palermo (UNICEF Innocenti); Mr. Charles Knox-Vydmanov (ITC-ILO) and Mr. Josh Martin (ideas42) – Moderated by Mr. Juan Gonzalo Jaramillo Mejia (ITC-ILO)
  Watch session
 

Day 2 - Tuesday 18 September 2018

08:30 – 10:00
(GMT+2)
Impacts of social protection, “what are we seeing?”
Keynote speakers: Prof. Maxine Molyneux (UCL); Mr. Frank Otchere (UNICEF Innocenti); Mr. Luca Pellerano (ILO, Lusaka); Ms. Jessica Jean-Francois (ideas42) and Mr. Josh Martin (ideas42)- Moderated by Mr. Charles Knox-Vydmanov (ITC-ILO)
  Watch session
 

Day 3 - Wednesday 19 September 2018

08:30 – 10:00
(GMT+2)
Social protection for food and nutrition security and rural poverty reduction
Keynote speaker: Ms. Natalia Winder Rossi (FAO)
  Watch session
 

Day 4 - Thursday 20 September 2018

08:30 – 10:00
(GMT+2)
Financing universal social protection and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Keynote speaker: Ms. Isabel Ortiz (ILO)
  Watch session
 

Day 9 - Tuesday 25 September 2018

08:30 – 10:00
(GMT+2)
Targeting social protection programmes to ensure that no one is left behind
Keynote speaker: Mr. Stephen Kidd (Development Pathways)
  Watch session
18-25 September, 2018
Turin - Italia (GMT+2)