Published:
24 October 2019
Topic:
About the ISSA

On 18 October 2019, Prof. Dr Joachim Breuer was re-elected for a second three-year term as President of the International Social Security Association (ISSA). His ambition is to further strengthen ISSA’s membership and international position.

Published:
23 October 2019
Topic:
About the ISSA

Last week’s World Social Security Forum (WSSF) in Brussels, Belgium was the largest ever in terms of participation, networking, sharing, learning, and visibility for the International Social Security Association (ISSA) and its members.

Published:
17 October 2019
Topic:
About the ISSA

In 1927, the International Social Security Association (ISSA) was created under the auspices of the International Labour Organization (ILO). Today, the two organizations celebrate their long-lasting partnership and are discussing the steps towards achieving universal social protection by 2030.

Published:
15 October 2019
Topic:
Employment
Social policies & programmes

A new report by the International Social Security Association (ISSA) on ‘Social security for the digital age’ addresses major trends in how social security is influenced by, and makes use of, new digital technologies. The report was produced for the World Social Security Forum, October 2019.

Published:
14 October 2019

A new International Social Security Association (ISSA) flagship report demonstrates how social security institutions worldwide are innovating to adapt to the digital economy and new forms of work, tackle demographic changes, extending coverage and meeting growing public expectations. The report is

Published:
1 October 2019
Topic:
Old age - Pensions

On 1 October, the international community marks the United Nations International Day of Older Persons. The theme of this year’s International Day is the “Journey to Age Equality”. The choice of this theme reflects the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 10, to reduce inequalities. This

Published:
25 September 2019
Office:
International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry
Topic:
About the ISSA
Commission: / Section
Section on Prevention in the Mining Industry

Some 50 participants from 13 countries marked the 50th anniversary of the International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry (ISSA Mining), during the OSHAfrica 2019 conference in Pretoria, South Africa. The Vision Zero prevention strategy, initiated originally by ISSA Mining,