IASSW : Social Work Ethics, consultations

Dear colleagues The International Association Schools of Social Work (IASSW) and International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW) are collaborating to develop a set of common social work principles, which we hope to have adopted at the General Assemblies of IASSW and IFSW in July 2018. This draft document (that includes principles developed by the IFSW…

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IASSW Statement

Dear IASSW Colleagues, As an institutional member of IASSW, we want to provide you an update on the progress we have made in working through the challenges that have presented between IFSW and IASSW.  In September, we notified you about our concerns with IF’s development of an interim Education Commission that it claimed would close…

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IASSW- Invoice for 2018 Membership

IASSW- Invoice for 2018 Membership International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) has sent renewal invoices for 2018 to most members. These were sent from our accountants in Virginia USA and are legitimate. Enquiries should be directed to the Treasurer at m.henrickson@massey.ac.nz, per instructions on the invoice.

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IASSW statement on Natural Disaster and Climate Change

IASSW statement on Natural Disaster and Climate Change The world is seeing an increasing number of disasters globally – earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, hurricanes, flooding, drought and wildfires.  Each event brings untold misery to human beings, the plants, animals and ecosystems of the territories affected.  IASSW members reach out to those affected – sometimes they too…

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Global Social Service Workforce Alliance

  Social Service Workforce Week Day 1: Why We Need to Advocate for a Strong Workforce: http://www.socialserviceworkforce.org/resources/blog/why-do-we-need-advocate-strong-social-service-workforce   Social Service Workforce Week Day 2: How Does the Social Service Workforce Contribute to SDGs Related to Violence?http://www.socialserviceworkforce.org/resources/blog/how-does-social-service-workforce-contribute-sdgs-related-violence

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University of Swaziland-two positions

The social protection system technical assistance in the Kingdom of Swaziland (supproted by EU),  would like to recruit and employ non-key experts for short time in research teaching and field education specializations to assist the University of Swaziland. ToRs for the two positions are as below: ToR for NKE in Academic field education training ToR…

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Terremoto en Mexico

La IASSW manifesta su apoyo y solidaridad con las víctimas y las personas afectadas del terremoto que ha sacudido hoy México,  causando destrucción y muertos. Una vez mas es la población más  pobre a pagar el precio más alto. Como profesores de Escuelas de Trabajo Social somos comprometidos a preparar trabajadores sociales que no solo  sean capaz de ayudar la population afectada en el momento critico y en…

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2020 conference site: joint statement by IASSW and ICSW.

2020 Conference site: Joint statement by International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) and International Council on Social Welfare (ICSW)   The tripartite meeting of International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW), International Council on Social Welfare (ICSW) partners to finalize the selection of the host city for the 2020 Joint World Conference…

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