- March 16, 2023“Thousands of children and young people around the Commonwealth help look after a relative with a disability, illness, mental health condition, or drug or alcohol addiction”, said Commonwealth Young Carer Champion and JLS star Oritsé Williams, speaking on the eve of Commonwealth Day 2023.
- IFSW presents civil society submission to the 52nd session of the United Nations Human Rights CouncilMarch 4, 2023How people’s rights are affected by international economic sanctions and what we can do about it….
- February 22, 2023The Korean Association of Social Workers has announced that their board will transfer a total of USD 20,000, to the Turkish Social Workers Association and Syrian social workers to support their work following the earthquakes.
- SOCIAL WORK IN UKRAINE: FEBRUARY UPDATE ON THE PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN IFSW AND THE KAMIANETS-PODILSKYI DISTRICTFebruary 15, 2023On the 14th of February IFSW and AsproAS in partnership with the Kamianets-Podilskyi District and the Association of Social Workers in Ukraine, organized a seminar on "Social work with youth at risk" in Ukraine.
- February 14, 2023Machiko OHARA, Ph.D. President, Asia-Pacific Region, International Federation of Social Workers In the early morning hours of 6 February, a strong earthquake struck a wide area in south-eastern Turkey and northern Syria.
- February 13, 2023Economic and Social Development- #February 11 Women & Girls in Science IFSW attended the 8th International Day of Women & Girls in Science assembly was held on February 10th at the New York Headquarters.
- February 13, 2023Dr. Hana Al-Barqawi, from the Social Work Department at Damascus University, spoke to IFSW Secretary-General, Rory Truell about the social work response following the earthquakes.
- February 8, 2023Dr. Merve Deniz Pak Güre, the Liaison Officer for the Turkish Association of Social Workers, has provided an update on the local social work response to the devastating earthquakes.
The World Social Work Day poster for 2023 is now available!
World Social Work Day is on the 21st of March 2023. It is the key day in the year that social workers worldwide stand together to advance our common message globally.
World social work day 2023
March 1 @ 8:00 am - March 31 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0View event
Asia Pacific social work day 2023 conference
8:30 am - 12:30 pm UTC+7View event
IFSW North America Regional Conference
11:00 am - 3:00 pm UTC-4
39th Annual Social Work Day at the United Nations
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Association of Workers in El Salvador | Asociación de Trabajadores y Trabajadoras Sociales de El Salvador
Associations of Professionals of Social Services and Social Work of Paraguay || Asociación de Profesionales de Servicio Social o Trabajo Social del Paraguay
AvenirSocial | Berufsverband Soziale Arbeit Schweiz | Association professionnelle suisse du travail social
Bolivian National Association of Social Workers | Colegio Nacional de Trabajadores Sociales de Bolivia
Cameroon Association of Social Workers || Association Nationale des Travailleurs Sociaux du Cameroun
Canadian Association of Social Workers/Association canadienne des travailleuses et travailleurs sociaux
College of Social Work Professionals of Puerto Rico || Colegio de Profesionales del Trabajo Social de Puerto Rico
Cuban Society of Social Workers in Healthcare | Sociedad Cubana de Trabajadores Sociales de la Salud
French National Association of Social Workers || Association Nationale des Assistants de Service Social
Moroccan Association of Social Workers || Association Marocaine des Assistants Sociaux || الجمعية المغربية للمساعدين الاجتماعيين
National Association of Social Workers of Moldova || Asociația Națională a Experților și Asistenților Sociali din Moldova
National Association of Social Workers of Togo – Association des Professionnels du Développement Social
Palestinian Union of Social Workers and Psychologists || نقابة الأخصائيين الإجتماعيين والنفسيين الفلسطينية
Professional Union of French Social Workers Belgium || Union professionelle Francophone des Assistants Sociaux
Tajikistan Association of Social Workers || Ассотсиатсияи кормандони касбии кори иҷтимоии Тоҷикистон
Talentia Union of Professional Social Workers | Sosiaalialan korkeakoulutettujen ammattijärjestö Talentia ry
Turkish Association of Social Workers | Verband der Sozialarbeiterinnen und Sozialarbeitern der Türkei