Social Security Priorities for South Africa and the Social Protection Floor

South Africa has a fragile social security system, with gaps in the prevention and alleviation of poverty and in contributory arrangements relating to pensions and death and disability protection

South Africa has a fragile social security system, with gaps in the prevention and alleviation of poverty and in contributory arrangements relating to pensions and death and disability protection The public lecture on Social Security Priorities for South Africa, the Social Protection Floor and the ILO Convention 102 on Minimum Social security standards addressed these gaps and provided suggestions as a way forward for South Africa.