Tuesday, November 03, 2020 to Friday, November 06, 2020
The event will bring together leading researchers, academics, and development practitioners from across the world to discuss how to achieve truly inclusive growth and development. Participants will share policy-relevant findings, discuss the challenges faced...
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
The right to housing is a fundamental human right. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the pre-existing and long-standing housing inequality crisis in cities. Approximately 1.8 billion people live in precarious housing conditions. Overcrowded...
Thursday, October 15, 2020 to Saturday, October 17, 2020
The 2020 Poverty and Social Protection Conference (PSPC 2020) will address questions regarding the role and importance of equal distribution of resources and social inclusion. The potential roles and impacts less-developed countries have on politics,...
Tuesday, October 06, 2020 to Wednesday, October 07, 2020
The workshop is being jointly organized by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), subregional headquarters for the Caribbean and Social Development Division, the International Labour Organisation (ILO), the United Nations Human...
America, Trinidad and Tobago
Tuesday, July 07, 2020
COVID-19 is exposing and deepening the inequalities, discrimination and ageism that older persons and persons with disabilities experience every day.
We need inclusive programmes and policies that address the rights of people of all ages to ensure we leave no...
Friday, February 21, 2020
The workshop is organised by the University of Luxembourg in collaboration with Addis Ababa University and Agence Française de Développement (AFD) as part of the EU-AFD Research Facility in Inequalities, funded by the European Union. Its main objective is to...
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Every year, the Birdsall House Conference on Women brings together leading academics and policymakers to discuss cutting-edge research focused on improving outcomes for women in low- and middle-income countries. The theme of this year’s event is “Early...
America, United States
Wednesday, December 04, 2019 to Thursday, December 05, 2019
The primary objective of social protection, especially in low- and middle-income countries, is to tackle poverty and vulnerability. In addition, it is often argued that social protection schemes or systems have the potentiality to achieve other objectives...
Tuesday, December 03, 2019
Taking the opportunity of the renewal of EU institutions, the members of the Family and social inclusion committee (FaSI) of the European Social Insurance Platform (ESIP) are organising a meeting in Brussels to discuss with relevant decision-makers and...
Monday, October 28, 2019 to Tuesday, October 29, 2019
The seminar will provide participants with an overview of EU gender equality legislation as interpreted by the Court of Justice of the European Union in its large case law on this topic.
Definition of key concepts (direct/indirect discrimination,...