Monday, June 21, 2021 to Thursday, June 24, 2021
The course draws of a rich history of social protection work at IDS and is led by Stephen Devereux and Rachel Sabates-Wheeler (Co-Directors of the Centre for Social Protection), who have extensive experience in providing social protection training against the...
Europe, United Kingdom
Monday, May 24, 2021 to Thursday, May 27, 2021
In view of the COVID-19 situation, the 9th Global Affordable Housing Conference will be postponed to 2021.
The biennial Global Affordable Housing Conference, hosted by the World Bank Group, is the foremost global event for affordable housing. As a well-...
America, United States
Tuesday, May 04, 2021 to Wednesday, May 05, 2021
Social services are a range of public services provided by state and non-state actors that aim to build stronger economies, promote equality and create effective organisations. Their range could differ from country to country within the SADC community. This...
Africa, South Africa
Thursday, December 03, 2020 to Friday, December 04, 2020
On December 3-4, 2020, Innovations for Poverty Action, the Trinity Impact Evaluation Unit, the Gender Innovation Lab at the World Bank, and Concern Worldwide will hold a two-day virtual conference to cover the latest findings in research on multifaceted...
America, United States
Wednesday, December 02, 2020
The MENA Social Policy Network (University of Bath, UK) is launching a new four-year (2020-2024) research and public engagement programme (MENASP-CP), funded by the UK’s Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) under the GCRF Network Plus scheme.
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,...
Thursday, October 15, 2020
For more than half a century, social protection has been firmly anchored as a human right that States are obligated to guarantee. The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the critical role well-designed, coordinated and implemented social protection systems play...
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
Wednesday, September 09, 2020 to Thursday, September 24, 2020
Social protection is used today to alleviate poverty, ensure health and food security, and ensure people can work productively even when labor markets change. Policy makers and practitioners increasingly ask about the role of social protection to help shield...
Global, Asia, Indonesia, Europe, Germany