Humanism and ethics in social work : 7th National Congress of Social Work with international participation

16 -18 October 2019, Terme Vivat, Moravske Toplice, Slovenia Faculty of social work, University of Ljubljana in cooperation with the Slovenian Association of social workers The 7th national Congress of social work continues the tradition of individual and group analyses of social problems undertaken by academics, professionals in social care, social welfare providers, students, and …

The Challenges of Migration in Southeast Europe

A new issue of Journal of Human Rights and Social Work (Springer) is now available, featuring papers reporting from the SEE region: The Challenges of Migration in Southeast Europe: Social Workers as Promotors of Human Rights in times of Rising Anti-migration Sentiment in the Countries of South East Europe (ed. by Darja Zaviršek and Julia …

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – IASSW REGIONAL RESOURCE CENTRES

To promote capacity building for social work education and training, the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) is establishing Regional Resource Centres (RRCs) in different parts of the world. RCCs will offer and coordinate capacity building initiatives, services and resources to member institutions.  IASSW invites applications from qualified institutions. Purpose of Regional Resource …

Anti-Refugee Sentiment without Refugees: Human Rights Violations and Social Work in Post-Socialist Countries of Southeastern Europe in their Social Contexts

Title Anti-Refugee Sentiment without Refugees: Human Rights Violations and Social Work in Post-Socialist Countries of Southeastern Europe in their Social Contexts Your article is available as ‘Online First’: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s41134-018-0083-2 DOI 10.1007/s41134-018-0083-2 ABSTRACT In the article, the authors pose a question: to what extent can we speak of social work practice in support of refugees in …

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 …