Between the 5-8 October social workers and political leaders met at a summit in Vladivostok to mark the 25 anniversary of social work in Russia. The main topics of discussion were – education and training of social workers, safety of social workers at their work places, social responsibilities and social control. The Summit was organised […]
To mark the occasion of 2015 World Social Work Day, IFSW Executive Members and leadership have made video messages to global / regional members and to social workers everywhere. More videos will be added below during the month of March. This year’s theme is ‘Promoting the Dignity and Worth of Peoples’ Find them on the […]
Desde la Región América Latina y Caribe saludamos a todas y todos los profesionales de Trabajo Social y Servicio Social que hoy festejamos nuestro Día renovando los compromisos de luchar por una sociedad mas justa y digna para vivir! Dia del/la Asistente Social – Video producido por el Consejo Federal de Servicio Social de […]
Watch the WSWD 2013 video from Eva Ford, the President of the Jamaican Association of Social Workers.
On World Humanitarian Day every year, the United Nations remembers those who have been killed while working with the UN to help others. In 2011, 308 humanitarian workers were killed, injured or kidnapped. Most of them were local staff, and most of them were targeted because of their work. Four years ago, the U.N. General […]