Published:
19 November 2021
Type:
News
Region:
Americas
Topic:
Governance and administration
Information and communication technology
Service quality
Error, evasion and fraud

The Americas region has entered a new era of service and improved management, one that successfully blends human skills and the innovative and enabling capacities of digital technologies, according to the new study by the International Social Security Association (ISSA) – Evolving management

Published:
29 October 2021
Type:
News
Region:
Europe
Topic:
Digital economy
Extension of coverage

The final issue of 2021 of the International Social Security Review is now available online via My ISSA. The content of this special double issue, Social protection for digital platform workers in Europe, talks to current debates on social security coverage in a context of evolving labour markets

Published:
27 October 2021
Type:
News
Region:
Africa

The first Virtual Social Security Forum for Africa, was held from 5 to 7 October 2021. With over 500 participants from across the continent joining on the innovative online platform, the event became a rich experience of peer-to-peer sharing, learning and networking.

Published:
15 October 2021
Type:
News
Topic:
Survivors
Service delivery
Commission: / Section
Old-age

Following its 2020-2023 work plan, the Technical Commission on Old-age, Invalidity and Survivors' Insurance is working on issues such as: the link between life expectancy and age of retirement, the consequences of migrations on social security pension schemes, the resilience of pensions services in

Published:
13 October 2021
Type:
News
Region:
Africa
Topic:
E-services
Contribution collection and compliance

The Social Insurance Institute – National Social Insurance Fund (IPS–CNPS) of Côte d’Ivoire won the ISSA Good Practice Award for Africa 2020 for developing an app for employers’ social security contributions. The award was announced during the Virtual Social Security Forum for Africa, which took

Published:
6 October 2021
Type:
News
Topic:
Safety and health at work
Prevention of occupational risks

Over 200 speakers from over 40 countries, and 2000 participants representing international organizations, governments, social security organisations, employers and workers’ organizations, academia and occupational safety and health (OSH) professionals called for a global Vision Zero approach to