Noticias

Monitor: La seguridad social en los medios de comunicación

Noticias

Monitor: La seguridad social en los medios de comunicación

El Monitor ofrece una selección de noticias sobre seguridad social extraídas de fuentes externas. Si bien la AISS ha realizado esta selección cuidadosamente, la Asociación declina toda responsabilidad por el contenido de dichos sitios externos.

5 Marzo 2020
Italy faces existential threat over low birthrate, president warns

euractiv.com (12.02.2020) Italy’s future is threatened by its diminishing birthrate, President Sergio Mattarella said on Tuesday (11 February), as new data showed the population had shrunk once again in 2019.

3 Marzo 2020
Cash for babies: How Europe is tackling its falling birthrate

World Economic Forum (27.02.2020) Europe is the continent with the oldest population. This is creating problems for healthcare and pensions. But some countries are taking action to encourage more people to have children.

21 Febrero 2020
How Japan and Singapore are reinventing old age

World Economic Forum (18.02.2020) A new demographic dividend – the “longevity dividend” – is emerging as populations age.

21 Febrero 2020
Ireland: The State pension 'mess': Can we afford to roll back on the pension age?

thejournal.ie (22.01.2020) The pension age increase has been a long time coming, and has caught the government and the media off-guard in how it’s led the election debate this week.

18 Febrero 2020
Alaska Permanent Fund: A basic income is causing parents to have more kids

Vox (07.02.2020)  Alaska’s small basic income is causing parents to have more kids.

17 Febrero 2020
French reforms: Why France is resisting Macron's push on pensions

BBC News (17.02.2020) President Emmanuel Macron's bid to radically overhaul the post-war pension system reaches the National Assembly on Monday, ahead of a long period of debate.

17 Febrero 2020
Canada: Télémédecine privée: une brèche dans le système public?

lapresse.ca (17.02.2020) Consulter un médecin par vidéo, à quelques heures de préavis. Des centaines de milliers de Canadiens ont désormais accès à ces services alors que les régimes d’assurances médicales de groupe couvrent de plus en plus la télémédecine privée. Une nouvelle brèche dans le système de santé public ?

14 Febrero 2020
Welfare surveillance system violates human rights, Dutch court rules

The Guardian (05.02.2020) A Dutch court has ordered the immediate halt of an automated surveillance system for detecting welfare fraud because it violates human rights, in a judgment likely to resonate well beyond the Netherlands.

14 Febrero 2020
Philippines: Lawmakers call for passage of 'gig economy' measures

businessmirror.com.ph (13.02.2020) AS the country’s so-called gig economy industry continues to rise, lawmakers are pushing for measures to protect freelance workers by establishing a basic regulatory framework to enable them to anticipate challenges ahead.

13 Febrero 2020
La sécurité sociale face au défi climatique

L'Echo (10.02.2020) Peut-on penser sérieusement qu’une réflexion fondamentale sur le financement et l’accessibilité de la sécurité sociale pourra faire l’économie de son inscription dans une transition climatique à engager d’urgence? Peut-on découpler ces deux projets politiques?

7 Febrero 2020
The number of older workers is increasing fast, yet they face growing age discrimination

LSE Business Review (05.02.2020) Older women are more likely to be rejected for jobs than older men, and less likely to be called for another interview than women under 45, writes Allyson Zimmermann

3 Febrero 2020
Why the number of self-employed people in Germany is rising

The Local (30.01.2020) Companies are increasingly outsourcing services, and as a result the number of self-employed workers in Germany has risen sharply. Many are learning that working one job is just not enough.

31 Enero 2020
Social protection in Latin America: One region two systems

socialprotection.org (23.01.2020) Social protection systems in Latin America have experienced deep structural change in the last two decades. Policies, programmes and institutions directed at population groups characterised by low incomes and informal employment have emerged across the region.

27 Enero 2020
Reaching universal health coverage: a political economy review of trends across 49 countries

Overseas Development Institute (ODI)  Dec 2019 . This paper aims to understand why and how countries provide health coverage, particularly to left-behind groups. To address these questions, we identified 49 geographically, economically and culturally diverse countries that have either achieved universal health coverage (UHC) or have made good progress towards it.

26 Enero 2020
How do countries fight falling birth rates?

 BBC News (15.01.2020) Russia has promised greater support for parents as the country continues to struggle with a low birth rate.

23 Enero 2020
Réforme des retraites : les simulations confirment le rôle capital de l’âge pivot

lemonde.fr (21.01.2020) L’analyse des « cas types » par le gouvernement montre que la réforme pénaliserait les départs avant l’âge pivot et profiterait à ceux qui travailleraient plus tard.

21 Enero 2020
How the youth in Uttar Pradesh are helping the elderly access government welfare schemes, benefits

yourstory.com (17.01.2020) Lack of literacy and complicated documents often hamper financially dependent elderly from accessing government welfare schemes and benefits.

17 Enero 2020
Putin offered to give out capital for the first child

EastRussia (15.01.2020)  The maternity capital program will be expanded in Russia. It will begin to be issued in full to families after the birth of the first child. This was announced by Russian President Vladimir Putin during his annual address to the Federal Assembly.

19 Diciembre 2019
Pension schemes in EU show big shortfalls in stress test

 EURACTIV.com (18.12.2019) A stress test of pension schemes across the European Union wiped out €270 billion or almost a quarter of investments at funds that took part, the EU’s insurance and pensions watchdog said on Tuesday (17 December).

13 Diciembre 2019
How well are countries doing on universal health coverage? An assessment of 111 countries on UHC Day

December 12 each year is Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Day. The tradition dates back to 2012 when the United Nations General Assembly unanimously endorsed a resolution urging countries to accelerate progress toward universal health coverage