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International Capacity Building Seminar for Social Work Education, Tokyo, 2019

 International Capacity Building Seminar for Social Work Education, Tokyo, 2019 Theme: Current Issues and Future Developments of “Glocal” Social Work Education: Challenges for Constructing  Inclusive Society by “Glocal” Social Work           Social work now needs to respond to various challenges caused by complex and worldwide political, economic, social, and environmental conflicts and crises. These challenges

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IASSW: UN NY Newsletter

IASSW: UN NY Newsletter for December, 2018                                               Click here to download and read: IASSW December Newsletter

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Arts in Social Work

Arts in Social Work This book-the first of its kind on arts in social work creates a deep theoretical rational for using arts, as a methodology that embodies the “person in context” paradigm of social work. This is different from – (but can also include) the more dynamic projective use of arts in art therapy,

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IASSW funded project: International Military Social Work Conference: The Development of Global Partnership

IASSW funded project: International Military Social Work Conference: The Development of Global Partnership This three day inaugural roundtable conference, sponsored by Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service, with additional support from the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) and the Office for Military Families and Veterans – University of Alabama, will bring

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IASSW- Second Regional Resource Centre

IASSW- Second Regional Resource Centre In March 2017, the second IASSW RRC was launched in New Zealand, a collaboration between Massey University (lead), Whitireia New Zealand, Te Wananga o Aotearoa, Western Sydney University, and the University of the South Pacific Social Work Regional Resource Centre of Oceania A community of Pacific social work educators strengthening

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News Update from the UN Team: IASSW UN Team Presents on Social Protection

News Update from the UN Team: IASSW UN Team Presents on Social Protection   Social protection is on the United Nations agenda for 2018-2019. It will be featured as a theme for both the Commission on Social Development in February 2019 and the Commission on the Status of Women in March 2019. This topic has

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IASSW: Fall UN Newsletter

IASSW: Fall UN Newsletter Here is the fall newsletter from the IASSW Team of Representatives at the United Nations in New York. It has been prepared by our interns, Zozan Antar and Kristen Kimmel :Fall Newsletter 2018

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NASSW Honorary Award for 2018

NASSW Honorary Award for 2018 International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) congratulates Dr. Anna Metteri, Past President of Nordic Association of Schools of Social Work (NASSW) and Dr. Aina Lian Flem on receiving NASSW honorary prize for 2018. Very well deserved for their outstanding contribution to social work. The prize was handed out

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Congratulations Professor Mel Gray

Title of Emeritus Professor awarded to retiring scholar Professor Mel Gray The International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) congratulates Professor Mel Gray on receiving the title of Emeritus Professor awarded in recognition of her impressive service, research and leadership by the University of Newcastle. After 38 years in academia, internationally renowned professor of social

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Global Agenda- 2020-2030

Dear colleagues and friends, As you know, we are approaching the end of the 2010-2020 Global Agenda for Social Work and Social Development. We are beginning the process of consultation for themes to be included within the 2020-2030 Global Agenda. Your contributions will be presented during the 2020 Joint IASSW-ICSW World Conference in Rimini (June

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