Ana Radulescu, The IFSW Europe Vice President, encourages social workers to take part in the debates related to Minimum Income Schemes organized during the EMIN Bus Journey. The EMIN
The British Association of Social Worker has produced a manifesto of what they want from a new government following next month’s elections.
“Fulfilling our manifesto will improve the lives of people
Adopted at the IFSW General Meeting 2016, Seoul, Korea.
“73% of world population have no or very restricted access to social protection resulting in the perpetuation of extreme poverty and
This policy statement has been drafted in response to the following resolution of the General Meeting 2012:
That this General Meeting:
Acknowledges that in every sector of society in all corners of
People whose sexual identity, sexual orientation or gender expression differs from the norm are vulnerable to oppression and marginalization to differing degrees in all nations of the world. In some
The following definition was approved by the IFSW General Meeting and the IASSW General Assembly in July 2014:
Global Definition of the Social Work Profession
“Social work is a practice-based profession and
IFSW POLICY STATEMENT
This policy provides guidelines regarding the working environment required for:
effective and ethical social work practice;
alignment of organisational and social work practice objectives;
protection of the interests of service
The process of developing global standards for the education and training of the social work profession1 is as important as the product; the actual standards that have been developed. In
Ethical awareness is a fundamental part of the professional practice of social workers. Their ability and commitment to act ethically is an essential aspect of the quality of the
Globalisation is the process by which all peoples and communities come to experience an increasingly common economic, social and cultural environment. By definition, the process affects everybody throughout the world.