1963-2013 - 50 years of Research for Social Change

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Events


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.

Highlights ...

New Directions in Social Policy: Towards a Post-2015 Agenda

Seminar Series

9 Apr 2014, Library Events Room (B-135), Palais des Nations, Geneva

New Directions in Social Policy: Towards a Post-2015 Agenda

A panel discussion on the changing nature and challenges of social policy regimes in developing countries


New Directions in Social Policy: Towards a Post-2015 Agenda

Workshop

7 - 8 Apr 2014, Palais des Nations, Geneva

New Directions in Social Policy: Project Inception Workshop

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.


New Directions in Social Policy: Towards a Post-2015 Agenda

Seminar Series

4 Mar 2014, D19, Palais des Nations

Good Jobs and Social Services: How Costa Rica Achieved the Elusive Double Incorporation

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.


New Directions in Social Policy: Towards a Post-2015 Agenda

Seminar Series

24 Feb 2014, D19, Palais des Nations

Pension Reform in China: Five Pillars of Transformation?

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?


New Directions in Social Policy: Towards a Post-2015 Agenda

Roundtable

4 Feb 2014, UN Headquarters, New York

SSE: Changing Economic Relations for Equality and Sustainable Development in the Post-2015 Agenda

This side event was held on 4 February 2014, during the 8th session of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals.