57th session of the UN Commission for Social Development - Side-event on "Accountability and social protection as a tool for the reduction of inequalities"

In the context of the 57th session of the United Nations Commission for Social Development, UNESCO's Management of Social Transformations (MOST) Programme will organize a side-event on "Accountability and social protection as a tool for the reduction of inequalities" on 14 February 2019.

The side-event will explore:

* the accountability dimension of social protection in designing and delivering social protection for all,
* the links between social protection and human rights in reducing inequalities, and
* the role of civil society in social protection accountability monitoring.

Moderator:
Sylvia Beales Gelber, Inclusive Social development consultant and strategic advisor to the Africa Platform on Social Protection

Speakers:

Mr Vertti Klukas, Secretary General of SOSTE, Finnish Federation on Social Sector and Health, Member of the Finish Delegation to the 57th session of the CSocD

Helen Mudora, Programme Manager, Africa Platform for Social Protection

Prof. Lynne Healky, Main Representative of ASSW to the United Nations

Cecilie Golden, Programme Specialist, UNESCO-MOST

Dr Sergei Zelenev, Executive Director, ICSW


Details

Type of Event Meeting by Member States or Institutions
Start 14.02.2019 13:15 local time
End 14.02.2019 14:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Golden, Cecilie
Organizer UNESCO
Contact Cecilie Golden, c.golden@unesco.org
Country United States of America
City New York
Venue
Street 44th street, 1 Avenue
Room
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 100
Official Website
Link 1 Management of Social Transformations (MOST) Programme
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