CSocD55 Side Event: “Decent Work as the Most Important Strategy for Poverty Eradication.”
Chair: Mary O’Neill Berry, PhD, NGO Representative to the United Nations for the International Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP)
Discussant: Walter Reichman, EdD, OrgVitality
“Partnerships to Foster Living Wages: Project GLOW.” Presenters: PhD, Massey University, New Zealand, Molefe Maleka, PhD, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa.
“Climate Change and Employment: Building Sustainable Resilience.” Presenter: Peter R. Walker, PhD, NGO Representative to the United Nations for the International Council of Psychologists (ICP) and the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI).
“Decent Work, Not Just a Job, as the Pathway Out of Poverty: Voices of Low-Income Women in Nicaragua.” Presenter: Virginia E. Schein, PhD, Gettysburg College.
“Humanitarian Work Psychology's Contributions to Poverty and Mortality Eradication.” Presenter: Mathian Osicki, PhD, IBM.
“Employer Practices to Improve Employment Outcomes for Individuals with Disabilities.” Presenter: Susanne M. Bruyere, PhD, Cornell University.