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:
5 October 2021
Type:
News
Region:
Africa
Topic:
Governance and administration
Extension of coverage
Population ageing
Social policies & programmes
COVID-19

A new ISSA report explains how innovation in social security has facilitated successful emergency responses to the pandemic while also maintaining and improving service delivery.

Published:
4 October 2021
Type:
News
Topic:
ISSA institution

The International Social Security Association (ISSA) today celebrates its 94th anniversary. Since its beginning in 1927 in Brussels, the ISSA has grown from 17 organizations in Europe to a global association present in 159 countries with over 300 member institutions.

Published:
2 July 2021
Type:
News
Topic:
ISSA institution

The 15th ISSA Forum for Technical Commissions (TC Forum) was held virtually as a series of meetings from 15 to 29 June. The technical commissions of the International Social Security Association (ISSA) made important progress in their work, and a number of cross-cutting sessions nurtured reflection

Published:
20 April 2021
Type:
Opinion
Region:
Caribbean
Topic:
ISSA institution

The ISSA Focal Point for the English-speaking Caribbean countries was launched in March 2021. This is the 18th regional structure of the International Social Security Association (ISSA). The focal point is headed by Stewart Haynes, Director of the National Insurance Services in Saint Vincent and the

Published:
20 April 2021
Type:
News
Topic:
Governance and administration
Human resource management
Technological transition
ISSA institution

On 29 April 2021, the International Social Security Association (ISSA) will launch the CEO Roundtable, a new webinar series that will provide leaders of ISSA member organizations with a platform to discuss their perspectives on priority issues in social security.

Published:
5 March 2021
Type:
Opinion
Topic:
Gender inequalities

On 8 March, the International Social Security Association (ISSA) celebrates International Women’s Day through interviews with women that play a central role in our global quest to deliver excellence in social security. The focus of the interviews is on the impact of COVID-19 on gender equality and