Sharing Our Stories:  Making Visible Social Work’s Contribution to the COVID-19 Outbreak

Sharing Our Stories:  Making Visible Social Work’s Contribution to the COVID-19 Outbreak   Dear members of IASSW and friends of social work, We hope you are all well, even if you are dealing with the unprecedented demands of COVID-19 on our families, friends, communities and service users. The corona virus has now penetrated virtually every…

SWESD2020 Conference Postponement – November 8/11, 2020

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, colleagues & friends The organizers of the SWESD2020 have carefully observed the situation regarding the COVID-19 outbreak in Italy and in Europe. We were constantly evaluating press releases and other official information from relevant authorities like WHO, Italian Ministry of Health, etc., which we are in contact with. Currently our two…

Final Countdown! Deadline March 31st 2020 – The EASSW encourage to participate on IASSW – World Census of Social Work Education Programs – 2020 Directory 31st March 2020

Final Countdown! Deadline March 31st 2020 – The EASSW encourage to participate on IASSW – World Census of Social Work Education Programs – 2020 Directory 31st March 2020   International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) encourage all Social Workers/Social Work Educators to participate in the IASSW – World Census of Social Work Education…

Culturally Relevant Social Work in Oceania: Practice, Education and Research Symposium

Culturally Relevant Social Work in Oceania: Practice, Education and Research Symposium   Press Release The Social Work Regional Resource Centre of Oceania (SWRROC) initiated the Culturally Relevant Social Work in Oceania: Practice, Education and Research Symposium, held 18th – 19th February 2020, hosted at the University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji. The Australia Association…

Tripartite Meeting updates

Tripartite Meeting updates Tripartite Meetings were held on February 10-11, 2020 in London and it was attended by Presidents Annamaria Campanini (IASSW) and Eva Holmberg-Herrström  (ICSW) Silvana Martinez (IFSW), together with IASSW Secretary Barbara Shank, ICSW Executive Director Tom Johannesen and IFSW Secretary-General, Rory Truell.   Lola Casal-Sanchez supported the work interpreting between Spanish and English.  They dedicated these two…

IASSW stands with social workers in China

IASSW stands with social workers in China   The novel coronavirus outbreak alerts the global community and ignites humanity towards affected areas at the beginning of the new decade. As of February 11, 2020, over 40,000 people infected along with the potential spread among the global community. International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW)…