UNRISD hosts international conferences and special events, many of which are open to the public. Workshops are also organized by the Institute in order to promote exchange among members of our project research teams.
This section of the UNRISD site provides information about both public and non-public events.
9 Apr 2014, Library Events Room (B-135), Palais des Nations, Geneva
A panel discussion on the changing nature and challenges of social policy regimes in developing countries
7 - 8 Apr 2014, Palais des Nations, Geneva
This workshop brings together invited experts for discussions that will lay the thematic, theoretical and methodological foundations for the research project, New Directions in Social Policy: Alternatives from and for the Global South.
4 Mar 2014, D19, Palais des Nations
Few developing countries have succeeded in simultaneously providing good jobs and access to social services for all. Yet Costa Rica has made one of the most successful efforts to secure the double incorporation of job creation and expansion of social services among developing countries.
24 Feb 2014, D19, Palais des Nations
China’s pension system is facing many challenges. As income disparity increases and the population ages, how can the system be reformed to enhance its equity, efficiency, and financial sustainability?
4 Feb 2014, UN Headquarters, New York
This side event was held on 4 February 2014, during the 8th session of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals.