Published:
13 June 2019
Topic:
About the ISSA

In his speech at the 108th International Labour Conference (ILC), the Secretary General of the International Social Security Association (ISSA) emphasized the Association’s strong partnership with the International Labour Organization (ILO) and their joint efforts to achieve social protection for

Published:
11 June 2019

To support the BRICS countries in their efforts to strengthen cooperation on social security, the International Social Security Association (ISSA) launches a Virtual Liaison Office in cooperation with the International Labour Office (ILO).

Published:
14 May 2019

(Baku, Azerbaijan) The public social security institutions of Belgium have been awarded the ISSA Good Practice Award for Europe for digitizing and automating their services.

Published:
11 April 2019
Topic:
Occupational accidents and diseases
Occupational accidents and diseases
Safety and health at work
Commission: / Section
Section on Electricity, Gas and Water
Section on Prevention in the Construction Industry

On 20 February 2019 the Award Ceremony of the Indian Safety Song and Video Contest 2019 took place in the framework of the International Vision Zero Conference in Mumbai, India.

Published:
5 April 2019
Topic:
Health
Health promotion
Commission: / Section
Medical Care and Sickness Insurance

Universal health coverage and social protection are key pillars to eradicate poverty and inequality, objectives that cut across all dimensions of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals agenda. Social security institutions play a key role in reaching this objective.

Published:
21 March 2019
Commission: / Section
Section on Electricity, Gas and Water

The International Section of the ISSA for Electricity, Gas and Water is proud to announce that three new ordinary members have recently joined the Section! The section is pleased to welcome Ezentis from Spain, Electro Sur Este S.A.A from Peru and CEMIG from Brazil.

Published:
13 February 2019
Topic:
Extension of coverage
Guideline:
Administrative Solutions for Coverage Extension

In view of the global ambition to reach universal social protection, it is crucial to strengthen the coverage and support for rural populations. To this end, the ISSA and the IFAD have agreed to join forces to extend and promote social security in rural areas.