The ISSA Diploma programme aims to enable members of the International Social Security Association (ISSA) to gain a better understanding of the ISSA Guidelines on excellence in social security administration. Extending coverage of social protection is one of the greatest challenges facing social security institutions across the globe.
Participants of this course will draw on the international best-practice ISSA Guidelines on Administrative Solutions for Coverage Extension. Through this e-learning course, they will identify administrative solutions to improve access to contributory social security programmes for populations that are difficult to cover. This specialized course enables you to join a virtual global network of social security practitioners flexibly and without the need to travel.
Date: 20 – 24 November 2022 (Period of the interactive e-learning sessions)
Training institution: The Muhanna Foundation
Training venue: E-learning Training Platform
Training course topic: ISSA Guidelines on Administrative Solutions for Coverage Extension
The ISSA Guidelines on Administrative Solutions for Extending Coverage offer practical guidance for ISSA member institutions to improve access to contributory social security programmes particularly for population groups that are difficult-to-cover. The training consists of an in-depth analysis and understanding of the guidelines and will give relevant examples to highlight their practical uses. Subjects covered include creating an enabling environment, adapting the communication to difficult-to-cover groups, developing an effective registration system, and identifying solutions to contribution collection and service delivery.
Who can participate?
The training course is designed for Arabic-speaking social security professionals from ISSA member institutions.
Course learning materials will be offered online in Arabic. The ability to use and access a computer with Internet is essential to participate in this course.
How to apply
Applicants should submit their registration at the latest two weeks before the beginning of the course.
Please contact the training institution to apply for this training course:
The Muhanna Foundation
Qantari Area, Michel Chiha Street, Tarraf Building, 2nd Floor, Beirut, Lebanon
Tel: +961 3 085840 or 1 752999
Cost of participation
The participation fee is 750 US dollars per participant (note that group discounts are available). The fee includes a learning programme of estimated 50 hours consisting of self-guided training, 15 hours of interactive and dynamic e-learning sessions divided over five days, digital material, presentations in a video format, group work, projects, Q&A sessions, final assignment, diploma from the ISSA and the Muhanna Foundation.