Resources on social protection

  1. South Africa: ILO Report Calls for Human-Centred Future of Work

    24 January 2019

  2. South Africa: ILO Report Calls for Human-Centred Future of Work

    24 January 2019

  3. © ST PILE 2019

    ILO calls for work in the future to be human-centred

    24 January 2019

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. Joint provision of income and employment support: Evidence from a crisis response in Uruguay

    16 January 2019

    This paper analyses the effects of the activation and income-support interventions of the comprehensive social assistance intervention PANES, launched in Uruguay in May 2005 as an emergency plan to respond to a sharp deterioration of economic and social conditions in the country since 1999. It exploits the particular setup of the programme to assess the effects of the income support Ingreso Ciudadano (IC), which covered the entire pool of PANES participants, and the active component Trabajo por Uruguay (TxU), a public works programme implemented to increase the employability and social inclusion of beneficiaries.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. Technical support to ESIS for improving and expanding access to health care services in India – A transition to formality

    19 December 2018

    The overall objective of the project is to provide technical support to ESIS (Employee State Insurance Scheme) for improving and expanding access to health care services in India (Health Financing) – A transition to formality.

  10. 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.