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Author Asia & Pacific Regional Conference of ICSW (28th : 1999 : Sydney)

Title Social welfare and social development in the new millennium : selected papers from the 28th ICSW Asia & Pacific Regional Conference, 14-17 September 1999, Sydney
Published Strawberry Hills, N.S.W. : Australian Council of Social Service, 2001


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Description 264 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Series ACOSS paper ; 114
ACOSS paper ; 114
Contents Introduction -- Opening Address: Social welfare, social development & social justice: ICSW's progress & plans / Julian Disney -- Asia and the global financial crisis / Walden Bello -- Changes to the international monetary system & the role of outsiders / Savenaca Siwatibau -- Human rights and social development / Basil Fernando --Law and social development / Savithri Wijesekera -- Poverty, welfare and empowerment / Qazi Faruque Ahmed -- Diary of a path beater: addressing urban poverty through women's leadership in community education / Sheela Patel -- Poverty alleviation in Fiji / Mere Pulea -- Welfare services for indigenous people: how have we fared in implementing the Copenhagen Commitment? / Henry Vira & Andonia Piau-Lynch -- Alleviating poverty in Jordan / Munif M. Abu-Rish -- The challenge of food security / Antonion B. Quizon -- Homelessness in Indonesia / Hendro Sangkoyo -- Impact of the 1998 drought on Fiji's population / M. Hassan Khan -- Employment and social exclusion / Datin Paduka Zaleha Ismail -- The social cost of unemployment in Hong Kong / Kay Y.K. Ku -- Welfare services for the unemployed under IMF in Korea / Jong-Sam Park & In-Young Han -- Women and work: building capacities for leadership and self reliance / Namrata Bali -- A strategic plan for families in the Asia Pacific Region / Helen Disney -- Sexual exploitation and trafficking of the girl child in South Asia: the most degrading form of child labour / Upala Devi Banerjee -- Children and migrant labour: protection and assistance in the context of globalisation / Vitit Muntarbhorn -- Parenting stress of single parents in Taiwan / Betty Y. Weng -- Caring for the elderly in the New Millenium / Abdullah Malim Baginda -- Social security for older people: the Malaysian scenario / Marimuthu Nadason -- Income support for older people in New Zealand / Susan St. John
Notes "August 2001
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Public welfare -- Congresses.
Social service -- Congresses.
Social policy -- Congresses.
Social planning -- Congresses.
Human services -- Congresses.
Social change -- Congresses.
Social justice -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Australian Council of Social Service.
International Council on Social Welfare. Asian and Western Pacific Regional Office
Asia & Pacific Regional Conference of ICSW (27th : 1999 : Sydney, N.S.W.)
LC no. 2002421302
ISBN 0858713438