Connectivity and discontinuity in social work practice: Challenges and opportunities of the implementation of an e-social work system in Romania

Connectivity and discontinuity in social work practice: Challenges and opportunities of the implementation of an e-social work system in Romania Anca Mihai, Georgiana-Cristina Rentea, Daniela Gaba, Florin Lazăr & Shari Munch Abstract To increase the efficiency of the social work system in Romania, “investments in improving the current IT system in order to build an …

“Šezdeset godina obrazovanja socijalnih radnika u Bosni i Hercegovini“.

“Šezdeset godina obrazovanja socijalnih radnika u Bosni i Hercegovini“. U 2018. godini navršava se šezdeset godina obrazovanja socijalnih radnika u Bosni i Hercegovini. Tim povodom Fakultet političkih nauka Univerziteta u Sarajevo i  Odsjek za socijalni rad organizuju međunarodnu naučnu konferenciju pod nazivom „Šezdeset godina obrazovanja socijalnih radnika u Bosni i Hercegovini“. Konferencija će biti održana 11.10.2018. godine na Fakultetu političkih nauka u …

NADD – Public Statement against Family Separation by United States Government

Public Statement against Family Separation by United States Government DOWNLOAD STATEMENT The National Association of Deans and Directors of Social Work Programs (NADD) is deeply concerned, outraged, and opposed to the May 7, 2018 “zero tolerance” immigration policy that has seized and separated over 2000 children from their asylum-seeking families. We join the National Association …

“Perspectives and Theories of Social Innovation for Ageing Population”

In collaboration with the journals Frontiers in Sociology & Frontiers in Public Health (www.frontiersin.org) we are bringing together a selected group of international experts to contribute to an open-access article collection on: “Perspectives and Theories of Social Innovation for Ageing Population” Guest Editors: Andrzej Klimczuk, Warsaw School of Economics, Warsaw, Poland Łukaz Tomczyk, Pedagogical University …

World Social Work Day 2018 (WSWD) – 20th March

Dear Colleagues, World Social Work Day 2018 (WSWD) is on the 20th of March. This year highlights ‘Promoting Community and Environmental Sustainability’, which relates to the third pillar of the Global Agenda for Social Work and Social Development. We understand that you all must be planning some activities for the celebration of World Social Work Day 2018 in your schools/ Colleges/Universities …

Call for Papers – TiSSA 16th Annual Conference

Call for Papers – TiSSA 16th Annual Conference Social Work and Solidarity: in Search of New Paradigms General information The Steering Committee of The International Social Work & Society Academy (TiSSA) is proud to announce that the 16th TiSSA Conference of 2018 will be held in Ljubljana (Slovenia). The PhD Conference will be held from …

Compendium: “Generations, Intergenerational Relations and Generational Policy”

The members of the International Network for the Analysis of Intergenerational Relations (Generationes) proudly present the most recent issue of the jointly produced compendium “Generations, Intergenerational Relations and Generational Policy”. This new version includes 17 languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Hungarian, Turkish, Romanian, Lithuanian, Slovenian (new), Bosnian (new), Ukrainian (new), Russian (new) and …

NEW BOOK: Tomczyk, Łukasz, and Andrzej Klimczuk: Selected Contemporary Challenges of Ageing Policy (2017)

ABSTRACT: This volume-“Selected Contemporary Challenges of Ageing Policy”-is the most international of all published monographs from the series “Czech-Polish-Slovak Studies in Andragogy and Social Gerontology.” Among the scholars trying to grasp the nuances and trends of social policy, there are diverse perspectives, resulting not only from the extensive knowledge of the authors on the systematic …

Statement by the Iranian Association of Social Workers on Munther Amira

Statement by the Iranian Association of Social Workers on Munther Amira The “Iran Association of Social Workers expresses solidarity with other members of IFSW and its officials and joins more than 9000 colleagues who signed the international petition in demanding the immediate and unconditional release of Mr Amira from military prisons of Occupied Palestine.” Link …