The ISSA Academy diploma programme aims to enable ISSA members to gain a holistic understanding of the ISSA Guidelines and use these standards to benchmark their journey to excellence.
Training institution: The Muhanna Foundation
Training venue: Beirut, Lebanon (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 and address, in addition, 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 administrators, experts and senior staff working in ISSA member institutions that have a professional interest in governance at the board and management level.
How many people can participate
Each training course can accommodate up to 25 participants from ISSA member institutions.
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
Applicants should complete the online nomination form no later than 23 July 2017, supported by a nomination letter from their sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed.
Cost of participation
The cost of participating in this course is USD 1,650 including:
- 35 hours of training divided over 5 days
- Training materials and case studies
- Coffee break and lunch
- Use of training facilities and support services
- International air travel
- Airport transfers
- Hotel accommodation
The foundation is ready to support the participants with their visa applications and the booking of hotel accommodation.
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. The training courses are provided by members of the ISSA Training Consortium.