Job Advertisement: SASPEN Network Coordinator

SASPEN (Southern African Social Protection Experts Network) is a not-for-profit loose network of stakeholders, scholars and consultants who engage with social protection in the SADC region. SASPEN was founded in Johannesburg on May 15, 2012 and formerly registered on August 16, 2017 under the laws of Zambia. Its overall objective … ———- Please continue reading

Job Advertisement: Technical Officer on Social Protection Knowledge Management and TRANSFORM in Lusaka, Zambia

The job advertisement for a Technical Officer on Social Protection Knowledge Management and TRANSFORM is hosted by ILO and includes amongst others the following tasks: Support peer-to-peer learning, exchange and knowledge development across countries in the region in the areas of focus of the project, coordinate the TRANSFORM initiative in the … ———- Please continue reading

Lusaka Social Protection Colloquium: Social Protection, Labour Law and Decent Work

On July 15, 2015, SASPEN, the Platform for Social Protection Zambia (PSP) and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Zambia (FES) hosted the 2nd 2015 Lusaka Social Protection Colloquium themed “Social Protection, Labour Law and Decent Work” with presentations by Zambia’s Minister of Labour and Social Security, Hon. Fackson Shamenda, MP, Ms Milensu Kapaipi of the International Labour … ———- Please continue reading

Lusaka Social Protection Colloquium: Progressive Social Policy and its Implementation

On June 25, 2015, SASPEN, the Platform for Social Protection Zambia (PSP) and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Zambia (FES) hosted the 1st 2015 Lusaka Social Protection Colloquium themed “Progressive Social Policy and its Implementation” with presentations by Former Federal Minister of Justice of Germany, Prof Herta Däubler-Gmelin and former Second Lady of Zambia, Dr Charlotte Harland … ———- Please continue reading

SASPEN-PSP-FES International Workshop: Social Indices in the SADC Context

The Southern African Social Protection Experts Network (SASPEN) together with The Platform for Social Protection Zambia (PSP) and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Lusaka (FES) hosted an international expert workshop on June 10-11 at Chaminuka Lodge, Lusaka themed Social Indices in the SADC Context Measuring: Inequality – Monitoring Resource Distribution – Promoting Justice. Click here to … ———- Please continue reading

Pictures of Index Workshop 2015

INDEX-WORKSHOP-2015

Social Indices in the SADC Context
Measuring Inequality – Monitoring Resource Distribution – Promoting Justice
International Expert Workshop, 10-11 June 2015

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Engendering Social Protection Conference Lusaka

On October 22-23, 2012, experts from the emerging SASPEN network convened in Lusaka to discuss gender aspects and issues of social protection. Conference Publication “Engendering Social Protection. Conference Summary Report” (pdf, 3MB) Conference Programme The conference papers will be published as online as Short Paper Series in due course. Tweet