Conference in Bucharest, Romania

The Social Work Department of the University of Bucharest, Romania is pleased to invite you to the 4th  Edition of the Social Work International Conference: The Place and Role of Social Work in the 2020s and Beyond, November 7th – 8th, 2019, Bucharest, Romania. The conference invites social work researchers, educators and practitioners to reflect on social work’s role…

Role of IASSW at the UN

A member has asked what IASSW actually does at the United Nations. Hopefully, many of you have gleaned at least part of the answer from the newsletters that our interns prepare to report on our activities. The short answer to what we do is that we do what the UN allows NGOs with consultative status…

IASSW-UN NY APRIL 2019 Newsletter

We are pleased to send you the final edition of the IASSW United Nations Representatives Newsletter for the academic year. This issue highlights the events of Social Work Day at the UN Headquarters and the March session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women, at which IASSW co-sponsored a workshop. It also includes…

Inequality Survey in Six Languages

The NGO Committee for Social Development, the group I work with at the UN,  has prepared a survey on inequalities. Please help with our survey on inequalities at the community level. Is your social work program involved in community level projects? Are students and/or teaching staff working in community programs or efforts? If yes, please…