Registration deadline: 22 April 2016
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: International Training Centre of the International Labour Organization
Training venue: ITC-ILO training centre, Turin, Italy
Training course topic: ISSA guidelines on investment of social security funds
Region: Open to ISSA member organizations in all regions
Investing social security funds appropriately and responsibly requires a firm grasp of the underlying concepts and principles of investment. This course will allow participants to expand their knowledge and abilities through focusing on the ISSA Guidelines on Investment of Social Security Funds, with an overview of (1) investment governance principles, (2) investment governance structures, (3) common processes and (4) processes specific to internal and external investment management. Participants will learn best practices in investing a social security fund, from implementation to monitoring of an investment policy.
Who can participate
The training course is designed for managers, administrators, experts and staff working in ISSA member institutions and who 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.
How to apply for the training course
Please contact the training institution to apply for this training course
Mr Charles Crevier
Tel.: +39 011 6936 524
Applicants should complete the online nomination form no later than 22 April 2016, supported by a nomination letter from their sponsoring institution indicating how the participant will be financed.
The nomination form can be found at:
The diploma training programme
The ISSA Academy diploma programme offers high-level training courses on the ISSA Guidelines for social security professionals. The training courses combine on-line assignments and on-site training for groups of participants on a specific set of ISSA Guidelines. The institutions that provide the training courses are accredited members of the ISSA Training Consortium.