IFSW’s work at the United Nations

Work at the UN

IFSW has been granted Special Consultative Status by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). In addition, IFSW is working with the World Health Organization (WHO), the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR).

Read more about our history of working at the UN, its issues and implications here.

Every year, IFSW, together with partners, celebrate World Social Work Day (WSWD). Please read more about the history of WSWD here.

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Report: Work at the UN in Nairobi

Relationship and collaboration between IFSW and UN-­‐HABITAT has continued to grow over the years. The official presentation of the Global Agenda blue print by Dr. Rory Truell to the Deputy
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Report: Work at the UN in New York

This report covers the activities of the New York Representative Team to the United Nations Headquarters in New York from the period of September 2013 through May 2014. This proactive
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Report: Work 2013 at UNHCR, Geneva

Report on Representing IFSW at UNHCR, at the UNO-Geneva in 2013
IFSW contact: Tobias Roosen

As 9th report of representing IFSW at the UNHCR ExCom as of early October 2013, after the
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Report: Work 2011 at UNHCR, Geneva

Sixth Report on Representing IFSW at UNHCR, at the UNO-Geneva in 2011
IFSW contact: Tobias Roosen

The point of view of this report is to look towards – in general as well
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