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Group Photo: Social Protection Training Course in Ha Long, Vietnam – 26-30 August 2014

From 26 – 30 August 2014, EPRI worked together with UNDP and the The Ministry of Labour – Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) to host a social protection training in Ha Long, Viet Nam. The course was titled “Designing and Implementing Social Assistance Policies in Viet Nam” and 52 policy makers and donor organisation representatives attended the training.1

EPRI hosted a social protection course in Ha Long, Viet Nam

From 26 – 30 August 2014, EPRI worked together with UNDP and the The Ministry of Labour – Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) to host a social protection training in Ha Long, Viet Nam. The course was titled “Designing and Implementing Social Assistance Policies in Viet Nam” and 52 policy makers and donor organisation representatives attended the training. Follow the link below for some photos of the final day and certificate ceremony:

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Photo Caption: from left to right: MOLISA Vice Minister Nguyen Trong Dam, Louise Chamberlain (Country Director, UNDP), Dr. Michael Samson (Director of Research, EPRI) and (at the podium) Mr.Nguyen Van Hoi (Director of Social Protection Department of  MOLISA)

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EPRI is in Mozambique!

Moz14PicFacebookCropped20140811aANEPRI has been hosting a social protection course, Desenho e Implementação de Programas de Proteção Social em Moçambique in Namaacha, Mozambique from 3-15 August 2014, and has just entered the second week of training. Around 62 policy makers from all over Mozambique is attending the course.

FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: Mr. Agostinho Pessane, Provincial Director of Women and Social Action of Maputo Province, Ms. Lucia Bernardete, Director of INAS (National Institute of Social Action), Mr. Dionisio Matos (OVC Program Manager at USAID), Dr. Michael Samson (Director of Research at EPRI), Mr. Graciano Langa, Deputy Director of Planning and Corporation (MMAS), Mr. Miguel Mausse, National Director of Social Action (MMAS), Ms. Tania Vaz, Director of Human Resources (MMAS), Her Excellency Ms. Yolanda Cintura, Minister of Women and Social Action (MMAS), Ms. Ingrid van Niekerk, Executive Co-Director and Senior Researcher, District Administrator of Namaacha.

EPRI's social transfer course now open for registration: 6-17 October 2014, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Upcoming courses

Click on the links below for more information or to apply.

Designing and Implementing Social Transfer Programmes - apply HERE
Chiang Mai, Thailand
6-17 October 2014

Social protection policy - apply HERE
Chiang Mai, Thailand
13-17 October 2014

Micro-simulation models for policy analysis - apply HERE
Chiang Mai, Thailand
13-17 October 2014

Monitoring and evaluating social protection programmes - apply HERE
Chiang Mai, Thailand
13-17 October 2014

Financial inclusion and economic opportunity: linkages to social protection - apply HERE
Chiang Mai, Thailand
13-17 October 2014

Ageing and Social Pensions - apply HERE
Chiang Mai, Thailand
13-17 October 2014