ISSA GUIDELINES, KNOWLEDGE-SHARING AND INNOVATION
An innovative e-learning experience bringing high-quality tuition on the ISSA Guidelines directly to you.
Successful participants will be awarded an ITCILO Certificate of Achievement.
Critical insights from professionals of ISSA member organizations.
Reserve funds play an important role in the sustainability of social security systems, but their contribution depends on effective investment processes. This course draws on international best-practice guidelines to explore how to implement well-organized and effective investment processes that can respond to economic, demographic, political and management pressures. This is one of seven courses run in partnership with the International Social Security Association (ISSA) offered in an innovative e-learning format from 2020. This highly specialized course enables you to join a virtual global network of social security practitioners, flexibly and without the need to travel.
The course is designed for social security professionals of ISSA member organizations. Participants should hold positions directly related to the investment of social security funds. Course learning materials and tuition will be offered online in English. The following requirements are therefore essential to participate in this course: the ability to use and access a computer with internet connectivity; a working knowledge of written English.
This course uses the updated ISSA Guidelines on Investment of Social Security Funds as a framework for assessing challenges and identifying innovations.
Understand core approaches to improve investment of reserve funds based on international best practice
This course is one of ten eligible courses for the Diploma For Social Protection Managers. To achieve the Diploma, successful candidates must complete four out of ten courses within a five year period and undertake a capstone assessment.
The course consists of a number of online modules offered through the E-Campus online platform to be completed over a period of six weeks from 2 May to 10 June 2022, for an estimated total of 60 learning hours. The course is broken down into two phases.
Find the application form at https://oarf2.itcilo.org/DST/A9714535/en and apply before 22 April 2022.
This course is part of one Diploma programme: