Resources on social protection

  1. Global Social Protection Week

    100 years of social protection with the ILO: the road to universal social protection

  2. Together to achieve Universal Social Protection by 2030

    Governments, multilateral actors and all relevant national, regional and international organizations will exchange on good practices and lessons learnt in delivering social protection to all.

  3. International Conference on Universal Child Grants

    This conference, convened by UNICEF, the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), brings together national governments and policy practitioners, researchers and the international community to explore the arguments and the evidence emerging from the implementation of alternative cash transfer schemes and their implications for Universal Child Grants.

  4. Challenges and opportunities for decent work in the culture and media sectors

    14 January 2019

    The present study examines employment in culture and media in 16 countries, from four regions, and covering the very diverse world of the media and culture. This encompasses: musicians, actors, dancers, journalists, screenwriters, technicians and creators of audio-visual and live performances, and visual artists.

  5. What drives old age work in China?

    24 December 2018

    The aim of this paper is to contribute to an understanding of the decisions of the near old and older Chinese to work, and how work characteristics vary across genders, localities, and within overall income and security situations as ageing advances.

  6. Corporate Social Responsibility: Exploring determinants and complementarities

    14 December 2018

    This paper address the question of why forms and practices of corporate social responsibility (CSR) differ greatly between firms.

  7. Step By Step to Formalization

    14 December 2018

    Four out of five enterprises in the world are informal. That means they are not covered or insufficiently covered by any laws or other formal arrangements.

  8. China Chapter of the Global Business and Disability Network launched a new service to match employers and jobseekers with disabilities

    03 December 2018

  9. Empowering persons with disabilities and ensuring inclusiveness and equality – China Disability Policy Dialogue held in Beijing

    03 December 2018

  10. © IMF 2019

    Building fair and sustainable development in the G20

    01 December 2018