Wednesday, February 05, 2020 to Friday, February 07, 2020
Pension reforms top the political agenda across many countries. Growing population age, the impending retirement of the baby boom generation, increases in life expectancy, labour market dynamic that brings new employment formats and career instabilities...
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Kela Conference 2019 brings together experts from different fields of social protection. The themes of the conference stem from the idea of reforming the social security system in Finland in a more sustainable way by considering future societal challenges....
Friday, November 08, 2019
Marking the Centenary of the first international labour standards on maternity protection offers a unique opportunity to reflect on the progress and challenges of realising this crucial right and to call on member States to ratify and implement Convention No...
Thursday, November 07, 2019
Older people are often forgotten or overlooked in the ‘money and savings’ conversation. Yet they are the most vulnerable to poverty. By bringing together diverse research, evidence and experience as part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science in an exciting...
Europe, United Kingdom
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Social protection programmes have been in place in Latin America for over 75 years, but as a result of extensive informality, less than half the working population are covered by the contributory social insurance system. How can social insurance systems be...
Thursday, October 24, 2019 to Friday, October 25, 2019
This training will explain how to tackle discrimination against persons with disabilities from different perspectives. Participants will learn about the EU action and legal framework adopted with a view to improving equal participation of persons with...
Monday, September 23, 2019
On 23 September 2019, a high-level meeting on universal health coverage will be held at the United Nations General Assembly. The meeting, ‘Universal Health Coverage: Moving Together to Build a Healthier World’, will bring together heads of state, political...
America, United States
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 to Thursday, July 25, 2019
Want to learn more about the economics behind international development? How can we stimulate economic growth, reduce poverty and help people in developing countries? Join us for a live, 24-hour “Econothon” where experts from the World Bank Group and beyond...
Thursday, July 04, 2019 to Friday, July 05, 2019
During the 15th Senior Labour Officials Meeting (15th SLOM), ILO is organising a seminar on July 4 and 5 in collaboration with ASEAN and the Government of Thailand, while inviting senior social security experts of ASEAN tripartite stakeholders.
Thursday, June 27, 2019
This event was livestreamed on socialprotection.org and can be accessed through this link. A report highlighting the main takeways of the event is also available at socialprotection.org.
Large-scale shocks in the Caribbean have become more severe, recurrent...