The ISSA Academy diploma programme aims to enable ISSA members to gain a better understanding of the ISSA Guidelines and the use of the Guidelines in improving coverage extension for their social security institutions.
Training institution: The Muhanna Foundation
Training venue: Amman, Jordan (to be determined)
Training course topic: ISSA Guidelines on Administrative Solutions for Coverage Extension
Region: Open to ISSA member organizations in all regions
Coverage extension is an imperative that many governments aim to achieve through time-bound plans to realize universal social security coverage. The ISSA Guidelines on Administrative Solutions for Extending Coverage offer practical guidance for member institutions to improve access to contributory social security programmes particularly for population groups that are difficult to cover.
Who can participate?
The training course is designed for social security professionals from ISSA member institutions and who have a professional interest in the Guidelines covered in this training course.
How many people can participate
Each training course has places for up to 25 participants from ISSA member institutions.
How to apply for the training course
Applicants should complete the online nomination form no later than 1 April 2018, supported by a nomination letter from their sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed.
The nomination form from their sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed:
How to apply for the training course:
Please contact the training institution to apply for this training course
Rana E. Reda
The Muhanna Foundation
John Kennedy St., Alameddine Bldg., 1st floor
Beirut – Lebanon
Phone: 00961 1 371611
Fax: 00961 1 361611
Cost of participation:
The cost of participating in this course is 1,600 US Dollar (USD) including 50 hours of training, certificate of attendance from ISSA and The Muhanna Foundation, training material, coffee breaks and lunch. International air travel, airport transfers, visa and hotel accommodation are excluded.
The diploma training programme:
The ISSA Academy diploma programme offers high-level training on the ISSA Guidelines for social security professionals. Each training course combines on-line assignments and on-site training on a specific set of ISSA Guidelines. The training courses are provided by members of the ISSA Training Consortium.