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Post-graduate Diploma on Social Protection for the Caribbean

Date/Time:
Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 17:30 to Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 17:30

Post-graduate Diploma on Social Protection for the Caribbean

Within the framework of the Inter-American Social Protection Network (IASPN), on May 29th the OAS signed an agreement with the University of West Indies in order to develop the first Post-graduate Diploma on Social Protection for the Caribbean region (in English). The Diploma Course will be implemented through the OAS Educational Portal of the Americas. It is scheduled to begin in September of 2013, and will finalize in July of 2014.

 

The Course will cover the following modules: 1) The evolution of social protection approaches and the metrics of vulnerability, 2) Social inequality, inequity and marginalisation in the Caribbean, 3) Social protection in programmes in a results framework: monitoring and evaluation, 4) The formulation of social policy and the administration of social protection systems, 5) The economics of social protection, and 6) Applied project in monitoring and evaluation.

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This course will feature online lessons and an on-site session at the UWI-Mona campus in Jamaica.

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Organizer :
  • Inter-American Social Protection Network and the University of West Indies
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