IASSW statement in response to misrepresentations by IFSW President Ruth Stark and Secretary-General Rory Truell

IASSW statement in response to misrepresentations by IFSW President Ruth Stark and Secretary-General Rory Truell IASSW are disappointed once again to have to respond to deliberately misleading and inaccurate statements by the leadership of IFSW that have been reproduced for the public on the IFSW website. While we have no wish to relitigate issues we…

WSWD 2018: UN Geneva & New York

WORLD SOCIAL WORK DAY 2018- UN Geneva Social Work and Youth: Towards Inclusive Sustainable Development For details click here: https://www.hesge.ch/hets/actualites/2018/journee-internationale-du-travail-social-2018 WORLD SOCIAL WORK DAY 2018- UN New York WSWD Program-2018 UN NY WSWD Program-2018 UN NY  

IASSW: World Social Work Day 2018

IASSW: World Social Work Day 2018 World Social Work Day is celebrated each year on the third Tuesday of each March. This year, it falls on Tuesday, 20 March 2018. This year highlights ‘Promoting Community and Environmental Sustainability’, which relates to the third pillar of the Global Agenda for Social Work and Social Development. We understand that you…

February issue of the IASSW-UN Newsletter

Attached is the February newsletter from the IASSW UN Team at the United Nations. The newsletter covers the just-held meetings of the UN Commission on Social Development that highlighted poverty eradication and social protection, topics of great interest to social work. We hope you find it useful as an update on UN activities and policies…

International Social Work Journal Looking for New Editor(s)

International Social Work Journal Looking for New Editor(s) International Social Work is the official journal of the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW), the International Council on Social Welfare (ICSW) and the International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW). The Editor-in-Chief, Professor Vasilios Ioakimidis, finishes his term of office at the end July 2018.…

Tripartite Meeting- February 8, 2018

Tripartite Meeting- February 8, 2018 On February 8th, 2018 the Tripartite steering committee met in London to discuss issues regarding the Dublin conference the Global Agenda and the collaboration between the three organisations. The meeting was very productive and all three organisations affirmed their willingness to continue to work together. We encourage all of you…