25/06/2020 – 27/06/2020 @ All Day – The Russian Union of Social Workers and Social Pedagogues together with the Government of Yakutia will hold the First Arctic Forum of Social workers “The Arctic is the territory of love and care”. The main topics for discussions The best practices and projects of social services to people living in Arctic areas. Extreme situations connected […]» Read more
25/02/2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm –
Social Work: A global profession come of age presented by Visiting Scholar Professor Emerita In Young Han, Ewha Womans University (South Korea)
Social work has emerged as a global profession over the past 20 years, with shared definition, ethics, and education standards around the world. Yet social work looks different and is practiced differently in national and local contexts.Professor Emerita Han will consider how international social work has contributed both globally and locally to identifying and defining social problems such as inequality, migration, intimate partner violence and substance misuse. She will present examples from her own research and practice in Korea and Asia more widely.
15/07/2020 – 18/07/2020 @ All Day – The Global Social Work Agenda: The Next Ten Years www.swsd2020.com Calgary, Alberta, Canada – July 15-18, 2020 The International Federation of Social Workers and the University of Calgary Faculty of Social Work are recruiting abstract reviewers for the above 2020 IFSW Conference. Reviewers will receive approximately twenty – thirty abstracts and will be asked to […]» Read more