The ISSA Academy diploma programme aims to enable ISSA members to gain a better understanding of the ISSA Guidelines and the use of the Guidelines in improving good governance within their social security institutions.
Training institution: The Muhanna Foundation
Training venue: Khartoum, Sudan (to be determined)
Training course topic: ISSA Guidelines on Good Governance
Region: Open to ISSA member organizations in all regions
The ISSA Guidelines on Good Governance offer practical guidance for the board and management. The Guidelines address nine strategic areas in social security administration: strategic planning; operational risk management; internal operations audit; actuarial soundness; enforcing the "prudent person" principle in investment management; prevention and control of corruption and fraud; service standards for members and beneficiaries; human resource policies; and investments in information and communication technology (ICT) infrastructure.
Who can participate?
The training course is designed for social security professionals working in ISSA member institutions that have a professional interest in the Guidelines covered in this training course.
How many people can participate?
Each training course can accommodate up to 25 participants from ISSA member institutions.
Applicants should complete the online nomination form no later than 1 August 2018, supported by a nomination letter from their sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed.
The nomination form from their sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed:
How to apply for the training course:
Please contact the training institution to apply for this training course
Rana E. Reda
The Muhanna Foundation
John Kennedy St., Alameddine Bldg., 1st floor
Beirut – Lebanon
Phone: 00961 1 371611
Fax: 00961 1 361611
Cost of participation:
The cost of participating in this course is 1,600 US Dollar (USD) including 50 hours of training, certificate of attendance from ISSA and The Muhanna Foundation, training material, coffee breaks and lunch. International air travel, airport transfers, visa and hotel accommodation are excluded.
The diploma training programme
The ISSA Academy diploma programme offers high-level training on the ISSA Guidelines for social security professionals. Each training course combines on-line assignments and on-site training on a specific set of ISSA Guidelines. Members of the ISSA Training Consortium provide the training courses.