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The 103rd International Labour Conference (28 May–12 June) has drawn global attention to the condition of informal workers, and has urged social security administrations to do more to reach out...
La Oficina de Enlace para el Cono Sur de América de la Asociación Internacional de la Seguridad Social (AISS), organizó el Seminario Técnico, titulado "Cálculo de las primas del seguro de...
The ISSA has expressed its active support for the strengthening of social protection for migrant workers, a key topic on the agenda of the International Labour Organization's annual meeting.
The global financial and economic crisis has forcefully underlined the importance of social security as a human right and as an economic and social necessity, and many countries are boldly...
The development of social security systems in Kazakhstan and the Eurasian region were the focus of meetings by the ISSA Secretary General at the international Astana Economic Forum, which...
En homenaje a la entrada en vigencia del Convenio N°102 de la Organización Internacional del Trabajo y en conmemoración de los compromisos asumidos en la Declaración de Guatemala, el Banco de...
A widening international consensus advocates social security cash transfers as a way of tackling poverty, not least for informal economy workers. Despite this, work-related social security for...
For international financial markets in general, and for the investment performance of many social security reserve funds more particularly, the three-year period 2009–2011 was a volatile one. In...
The World Day for Safety and Health at Work on 28 April, observed since 2003, is an awareness-building campaign, and aims to focus international attention on emerging trends in occupational...
In recent years, administrative innovations that take into account the particular needs of self-employed workers have been particularly effective in increasing social security coverage. In many...
Even though many current social protection schemes do not explicitly take gender into account with their design, implementation and monitoring mechanisms, these schemes can nonetheless...
The ISSA has contributed to a new World Economic Forum (WEF) publication, A Framework for Sustainable Social Security Systems .
On 20 February, the United Nations will observe the World Day of Social Justice. To mark this global commemoration, the ISSA Secretary General has reasserted that there can be no social justice...
Solutions to the social and economic challenges associated with inequality, youth unemployment, health care costs and an ageing world population were high on the agenda of the World Economic...
Social security is, above all, about people. This may be an obvious point to make, but one that is all too often overlooked in a world where, in most things, performance and cost are commonly...
The world of social security is alive and well with service quality initiatives producing benefits for members, citizens, social security administrations and governments. This has not...
In his keynote address to the Developments and Trends plenary session of the World Social Security Forum in Doha, Hans-Horst Konkolewsky, ISSA Secretary General, offered a detailed synthesis of...
In June 2012, the International Labour Conference voted on an historic Recommendation for social protection floors, which will support the extension of social protection coverage and the...
The MoU formalizes  the ISSA Focal Point for East Africa that started functions earlier this year, and was signed by the ISSA Secretary General Hans-Horst...
As part of the ISSA's strategy to build special links with member organizations in order to share knowledge and expertise under the framework of the Centre for...

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