IASSW: UN NY-Social Development side event

        55th Session of the CSocD –side-event – flyer final                                                                                                           A side event on the occasion of the 55th session of the Commission for Social Development organized by ICSW, Permanent Missions of Finland and Namibia to the UN, IASSW, UNRISD and UNESCO Thinking long-term: Making poverty eradication and environmental policies mutually supportive Monday, 6 February, 2017…

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Call for Abstracts for new publication of IASSW

International Community Work, Environment and Sustainable Development  : A READER Editors Carolyn Noble, NPI ACAP, Sydney and Victoria University, Melbourne Australia Vimla  Nadkarni, IASSW (ex-TISS), Mumbai, India Goetz Ottmann, NPI ACAP, Sydney Australia About the book The purpose of this proposed book is to gather how communities and community activists, academics, and practitioners, are working in…

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Social Dialogue online magazine – call for articles

Social Dialogue online magazine – call for articles The next issue of  Social Dialogue   (Feb 2017) has as its theme Nurturing Community Engagement. The call is for short articles (1500words max) on activities you are engage in  with the community however you describe it. It can be communities of practice, research collaboration, organisations and agencies…

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In Memory of Heinrich Schiller (1925-2016)

In Memory of Heinrich Schiller (1925-2016) This is an obituary of one of IASSW’s Presidents from 1980-1988. He passed away in Nürnberg on the 10th of November 2016, but with his long and active life he has left traces that will be remembered in times to come. Several autobiographical and biographical portraits by himself, by…

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IASSW Statement on the Peace Agreement in Colombia

IASSW Statement on the Peace Agreement in Colombia The International Association of Schools of Social Work would like to express its joy for the signing of the final peace agreement between Colombia’s government and the FARC-EP guerrilla movement. This agreement opens a bright new chapter for the people of Colombia. Colombian Society suffered from more…

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Call for Expressions of Interest (EOI) to host the SWSD 2020 Conference

Call for Expressions of Interest (EOI) to host the SWSD 2020 Conference  Joint World Conference for Social Work and Social Development, 2020,with the Theme: Promoting Human Relationships The Joint Steering Committee, representing the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW), the International Council on Social Welfare (ICSW) and the International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW),…

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