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, October 12, 2020 to Friday, October 23, 2020
In recent years we have seen remarkable growth in recognition of the role played by social protection in economic and social development. A growing number of countries have taken steps to expand social protection, while the extension of social protection...
Monday, September 21, 2020 to Friday, September 25, 2020
Who is the course for?
The course is designed for policy makers, advisors and analysts in the health and social sectors, senior managers of service provider organizations and health insurance funds, and other relevant actors in government (e.g. Ministries of...
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 to Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Although remarkable progress has been made in reducing extreme poverty globally, approximately 264 million people are still living below the poverty line. Over 1.1 billion people are also at risk of being pushed back into poverty, with limited social...
Friday, May 29, 2020
The Caribbean is the most indebted region in the world and highly vulnerable to large-scale shocks including economic crises, public health emergencies, displacement and climate-related disasters. In a region where one in four people (24%) live in poverty,...
America, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Montserrat, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
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, January 21, 2020 to Thursday, January 23, 2020
The Government's ‘New Direction’ and the Medium-Term National Development Plan (PRSP 4 Paper) pays attention to social protection and the Social Protection Policy. The policy is forward-looking, particularly on the “Free Quality Education” programme, and how...
Africa, Sierra Leone
Friday, January 03, 2020 to Sunday, January 05, 2020
Paper Session: Financial Intermediation in Emerging Economies
Chair and Organizer: Sergio Schmukler
Society for the Study of Emerging Markets (SSEM)
Session Organized by The World Bank Group Research and Development Center in Chile
America, United States
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 to Friday, January 31, 2020
Applications for the fifth run of the TRANSFORM online course are open until 10 January 2020! Click here to apply. (Please note that it is necessary to be logged in to socialprotection.org to apply. In case you are not a member, create an account.)
Thursday, November 28, 2019
As part of the the ILO's Global Social Protection Week, UNRISD is co-hosting a technical session bringing together leading thinkers from research institutions, governments, civil society and the private sector in order to discuss the feasibility of...