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UNRISD/UNDP International Seminar on Economic Restructuring and Social Policy
Date: 11 - 13 Jan 1995
On 11-13 January 1995, over 200 representatives of governments, NGOs, international agencies and the research community met in New York at a seminar on Economic Restructuring and Social Policy to discuss issues of social protection and solidarity in the context of a rapidly changing global economic environment. The seminar, designed to provide input into the preparatory process for the World Summit for Social Development, was organized by the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD) in co-operation with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and was co-sponsored by the European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research.