Published:
5 July 2018
Region:
Southern Cone of Americas
Office:
ISSA Liaison Office for the Southern Cone of the Americas
Topic:
Governance and administration

Authorities from Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay discussed the features and scope of social credit programmes in their respective countries.

Published:
20 June 2018
Topic:
Extension of coverage

June 20 is World Refugee Day. In the context of 2030 Sustainable Development Goals agenda “to leave no one behind”, what kinds of social protection are provided to refugee populations?

Published:
7 June 2018
Topic:
About the ISSA

In his address to the International Labour Conference on 6 June, ISSA Secretary General Hans-Horst Konkolewsky emphasised the importance of gender mainstreaming in social security. He expressed full support to the ILO’s push for gender equality from the ISSA and its global membership.

Published:
1 June 2018
Office:
ISSA European Network
Topic:
Employment
Employment policies
Extension of coverage

The world of work is changing rapidly, with platform workers, non-standard contracts and self-employment becoming more and more common. This presents a challenge to social security systems to guarantee effective access to all branches of social security for all kinds of workers, without

Published:
22 May 2018
Region:
Asia and Pacific
Topic:
About the ISSA

The International Social Security Association (ISSA) is inviting its 56 members from Asia and the Pacific to participate in the competition for the Good Practice Award for the region. The award and certificates of merit will be among the highpoints at the Regional Social Security Forum in Kuala

Published:
14 May 2018
Topic:
About the ISSA

The International Social Security Association (ISSA) has been invited to contribute to the OECD Ministerial meeting and Policy Forum on Social Policy in Canada on 14-15 May 2018. The ISSA’s President, Dr Joachim Breuer, will speak on the issue of how to close coverage gaps in social protection.

Published:
9 May 2018
Topic:
Governance and administration
About the ISSA

(Washington D.C., 09.05.2018) The International Social Security Association and the World Bank have signed a cooperation agreement. The two institutions are joining forces on improving the governance, administration and institutional capacities of social security administrations.