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2021 International Conference | The Care Economy in Korea: Beyond COVID-19 and Towards a Sustainable Caring Society

Date : 2021-06-02

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주최 | 서울대 국제이주와 포용사회센터, 한국인구학회, 미 아메리칸대 CWE-GAM 프로젝트
일시 | 2021년 6월 2~4일
장소 | 서울대 국제대학원 국제회의실 (※ 온라인 화상회의 동시 진행)

On June 2nd-4th, the 2021 International Care Policy Conference ["The Care Economy in Korea: Beyond COVID-19 and Towards a Sustainable Caring Society"] was hosted by the Center for Transnational Migration and Social Inclusion (CTMS) of Seoul National University , with the support of Open Society Foundations, Care Work and the Economy from American University and The Population Association of Korea in Seoul, South Korea.

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The objectives of the conference were:
- To provide a platform for discussion about the ways in which policies and practices care economy can be created and recognized as a prime component for economic growth.
- To review and learn from innovative and groundbreaking research on care economy to become equipped with this knowledge and generate ideas for the next steps.
The conference brought together over 600 participants from all around the world, representing government agencies, civil society, academia, the private sector, World Bank, UN Women and the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The conference served as a platform for sharing experiences of care economy at different levels, from high-level political debates to academia and civil society. Government representatives, members of academia, private corporations and multilateral institutions presented examples of good practice and lessons learned on care economy and economic growth. The main outcome of the conference was a “joint call for action”, which covers the main recommendations emerging from presentations, and discussions. 

2021 International Conference | The Care Economy in Korea: Beyond COVID-19 and Towards a Sustainable Caring Society

Date : 2021-06-02

Z2Q==9k=Z

주최 | 서울대 국제이주와 포용사회센터, 한국인구학회, 미 아메리칸대 CWE-GAM 프로젝트
일시 | 2021년 6월 2~4일
장소 | 서울대 국제대학원 국제회의실 (※ 온라인 화상회의 동시 진행)

On June 2nd-4th, the 2021 International Care Policy Conference ["The Care Economy in Korea: Beyond COVID-19 and Towards a Sustainable Caring Society"] was hosted by the Center for Transnational Migration and Social Inclusion (CTMS) of Seoul National University , with the support of Open Society Foundations, Care Work and the Economy from American University and The Population Association of Korea in Seoul, South Korea.

 🔗  [컨퍼런스 페이지 바로가기]   

The objectives of the conference were:
- To provide a platform for discussion about the ways in which policies and practices care economy can be created and recognized as a prime component for economic growth.
- To review and learn from innovative and groundbreaking research on care economy to become equipped with this knowledge and generate ideas for the next steps.
The conference brought together over 600 participants from all around the world, representing government agencies, civil society, academia, the private sector, World Bank, UN Women and the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The conference served as a platform for sharing experiences of care economy at different levels, from high-level political debates to academia and civil society. Government representatives, members of academia, private corporations and multilateral institutions presented examples of good practice and lessons learned on care economy and economic growth. The main outcome of the conference was a “joint call for action”, which covers the main recommendations emerging from presentations, and discussions.