Training course on income security for older persons in the Pacific
ESCAP, in cooperation with ILO and ILO-ITC provided a training course on income security for older persons in the Pacific from 13-17 November 2017 in Nadi, Fiji. The course trained pension experts in design, implementation, reform, and management of effective and efficient schemes of income security for older persons. It provided advanced knowledge and capacities for the analysis and redesign of current systems, based on a wide breadth of comprehensive examples, with the aim of developing an international perspective on pension issues through comparative analysis and sharing experiences of other schemes. The training course was attended by government officials and staff of Provident Funds of Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, and Tuvalu.