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Social Security for All. Investing in social justice and economic development

Social Security Policy Briefings. Paper 7

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ILO, Social Security Department
International Labour Office

Policy Briefing (SECSOC)

Summary (English)

This paper sets out the policy vision of the ILO that underpins its activities in the context of the Global Campaign on Social Security and Coverage for All. The objective of this policy briefing is to contribute to the global debate between social security stakeholders, researchers, practitioners and decision-makers as to how to provide a meaningful form of social security to the majority of the world's population and to ensure that the human right to social security can be made a reality in the shortest possible time.

Related info

Other ILO Social Security Policy Briefings:

Paper 1. Social Health Protection. An ILO strategy towards universal access to health care

Paper 2. Setting social security standards in a global society. An analysis of present state and practice and of future options for global social security standard setting in the International Labour Organization

Paper 3. Can low-income countries afford basic social security?

Paper 4. Reunión Regional Tripartita sobre el futuro de la protección social en América Latina. Santiago, Chile, 12 al 14 de diciembre de 2007

Paper 5. Interregional Tripartite Meeting on the future of social security in Arab States. Amman, 6-8 May 2008

Paper 6. Asia-Pacific Regional High-level Meeting on socially-inclusive strategies to extend social security coverage. New Delhi, India 19-20 May 2008

Paper 8. Social Security for All. Addressing inequities in access to health care for vulnerable groups in countries of Europe and Central Asia. Geneva, 2011


17.11.2009 - Victoria Giroud-Castiella

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