17/07/2019 10:19 AM

20 million children worldwide – more than 1 in 10 – missed out on lifesaving vaccines such as measles, diphtheria and tetanus in 2018, according to new data from WHO and UNICEF.

16/07/2019 06:13 PM

The 2019 Regulating for Decent Work prize has been won by a Vietnamese researcher for a study of the conditions of female migrant workers in Myanmar’s garment factories. The prize was presented during the 6th Regulating for Decent Work conference, hosted by the ILO.

16/07/2019 08:11 AM

To support the BRICS countries in their efforts to strengthen cooperation on social security, the International Social Security Association (ISSA) launches a Virtual Liaison Office in cooperation with the International Labour Office (ILO).

15/07/2019 05:08 PM

The fifth World Social Security Forum (WSSF) will be held in Brussels, Belgium from 14 to 18 October 2019. The triennial Forum is organized by the International Social Security Association (ISSA) and will be hosted by the public social security institutions of Belgium.

15/07/2019 04:16 PM

The Ministry of Health, Viet Nam Social Security (VSS) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) recently co-hosted a conference entitled ‘Health insurance policy towards UHC (Universal Health Coverage) and adapting with population aging’.

14/07/2019 05:04 PM

In his speech at the 108th International Labour Conference (ILC), the Secretary General of the International Social Security Association (ISSA) emphasized the Association’s strong partnership with the International Labour Organization (ILO) and their joint efforts to achieve social protection for all.

12/07/2019 05:09 PM

A new ISSA report – Infrastructure investment: Challenges and opportunities for social security reserve funds – takes an important look at the world of infrastructure investment. Mirroring wider investment trends, this asset class has grown in importance in the investment strategies of social security reserve funds.

08/07/2019 02:11 PM

The Government of Malaysia has promulgated new policies and regulations to be applied to foreign expats working in the Southeast Asian nation, according to the Ministry of Labour Invalids and Social Affairs’ Department of Overseas Labour (DoLAB).

20 million children miss out on lifesaving measles, diphtheria and tetanus vaccines in 2018

Vietnamese researcher wins Decent Work prize

ISSA and ILO support BRICS social security cooperation

Belgium to host the World Social Security Forum 2019.

Japan shares experience in developing health insurance policies in response to an aging population

Social protection in focus at the International Labour Conference

Infrastructure investment: An evolving investment environment for social security funds

Vietnamese workers join social insurance in Malaysia