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 …

“All the country standing for social work!” (National College of Social Workers, ROMANIA) – ADDRESS BY PROF. DARJA ZAVIRŠEK

Respected colleagues, professors, social workers, students and researchers! I’m honoured to address you today during your event “All the country standing for social work!”, initiated by National College of Social Workers from Romania. I would like to thank my colleague dr. Felicia Andrioni from the University of Petrosani, who invited me to talk to you …

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 Friday 17.08.2018 till Sunday 19.08.2018 …

Welcome from IASSW, ICSW & IFSW

Dear Friends, It is with great pleasure that IASSW, ICSW & IFSW welcome all our colleagues to join with us in the Joint World Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development (SWSD) 2018 in Dublin for at least four days of learning from each other and sharing our skills, knowledge and expertise. The theme of the …

Invitation to cooperation with Socialno delo Journal

Dear Colleagues, We would like to encourage you to consider a more intensive cooperation with our Socialno delo Journal. Most importantly, we would like to receive good quality scientific articles, therefore we invite you to send us your papers on your scientific and research work. We publish articles in Slovene and English. We would like …

Invitation to Social Work International Conference (SWIC) 2017

The Social Work Department of the University of Bucharest is pleased to invite submissions for paper presentations for the 2nd Edition of Social Work International Conference (SWIC) 2017 to be held in Bucharest on November 2nd – 3rd. Deadline for abstract submission: 25th July 2017. Keynote speakers include: Prof. Malcolm Payne (St Christopher’s Hospice, London), Prof. Annamaria Campanini (Milano Bicocca …

Master in International Social and Community Development (MISWCD)

Durham is recruiting students for an exciting, fairly new 12 month Master in International Social and Community Development (MISWCD). The MISWCD is a student-centred, 12 month programme based in the School of Applied Social Sciences. Its research-informed teaching offers students advanced level knowledge of social work and community development theory, methods and practices; and is …

Apply for five fully funded PhD student positions!

The Department of Sociology and Social Research and the University of Milano-Bicocca invite applications for five fully funded PhD student positions in the “Analysis of Social and Economic Processes (ASEP)” Doctoral Program, starting from November 1, 2017. The ASEP Doctoral Program aims at training students for both scholarly and applied social research. Upon completion of …

I International Transdisciplinary Conference Education of children with the experience of oncological disease and their families in the healing process

I International Transdisciplinary Conference Education of children with the experience of oncological disease and their families in the healing process   Cracow, 26 – 27 October 2017   Organizers:      Pedagogical University of Cracow Association for Children with Cancer KOLIBER   Education of children with the experience of oncological disease and their families is a …