Resolutions

Social work manifesto on HIV and AIDS

On July 29, 2000 the Canadian Association of Social Workers sponsored a one-day symposium on HIV/AIDS in conjunction with the International Federation of Social Workers and the International Association of
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Human rights

Proposed by the Canadian Association of Social Workers
IFSW General Meeting, 25-27 July 2000 Montréal, Québec, Canada
Whereas the member organizations of IFSW vary widely in size of development and cultural context;
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Globalisation

Proposed by the Canadian Association of Social Workers
IFSW General Meeting, 25-27 July 2000 Montréal, Québec, Canada
Whereas globilazation is recognized as a world wide phenomenon that has fundamentally affected the world’s
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Ageing

Proposed by the Canadian Association of Social Workers
IFSW General Meeting, 25-27 July 2000 Montréal, Québec, Canada
Whereas there is a rapidly growing, ageing population in many parts of the world; and
Whereas
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Sudan

General Meeting, Adelaide, Australia
29 September – 1 October 2004
The United Nations Security Council adopted Resolution 556 on 30 July 2004:
“Condemning all acts of violence of human rights and international humanitarian
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HIV/Aids

IFSW General Meeting. Geneva, Switzerland, 10-12 July 2002
The AIDS Conference in Barcelona this week (7-12 July) has reminded the world of the current and future impact of the pandemic. The
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Kampala declaration

Statement of the 7th Pan African Social Work Conference, May 20-24, 2007
Kampala, Uganda
STOP THE WAR! END POVERTY!
“We have great challenges ahead, and great possibilities. And let us not lose hope.
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Victims of violent conflicts

Jane Addams in 1931, co-recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize and global pioneer social worker said:
We believe that war, seeking its end through coercion, not only interrupts but fatally reverses
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