Welcome to the new edition of socialprotection.org’s newsletter!
We dedicate May’s issue to the theme of rural poverty, and its connections with social protection. In this context, we share two must-read publications released by our stakeholder members.
We are also pleased to invite you to our webinar on poverty reduction in the rural sector this month.
Events Check out the highlighted event of the month!
Course: Social Protection as a tool for rural poverty reduction
Under the continuous partnership with FAO, we are pleased to announce this online course organised by the Regional Initiative of Small-scale Family Farming from FAO RNE (Regional Office for Near East and North Africa) for a group of invited participants. The overall objective of the course is to build capacity and awareness for experts and policymakers to reduce rural poverty, improve resilience and optimize migration flows through social protection.
Looking for a new job opportunity?
We have a few tips! ECLACis looking for a Social Affairs Officer to work in Santiago, Chile, while Mott MacDonald is hiring a Finance Adviser to work in Mozambique. Check out more vacancies on socialprotection.org's Job Opportunities and Calls for Papers page.
Likewise, we invite you to share job opportunities and call for papers in the field of social protection with the platform's specialised community.
In May, we are pleased to present the new socialprotection.org ambassadors for the Latin American region.We also invite you to visit the Ambassadors’ area of the platform to learn more about the programme.