Social Security Department (SECSOC)
The Social Security Department, with its long experience in the field of technical cooperation activities, research and policy development on issues dealing with social security, provides ILO member States with tools and advice to achieve and maintain this right for their population.

The Department’s objective is the enhanced capacity of constituents, and particularly social security managers, to design sustainable social security schemes, and to manage and administer them more efficiently, with a view to providing better benefits and extending coverage.

Labour Protection Department (PROTRAV)
The Labour Protection Department covers issues related to the prevention of work-related health problems, the promotion of workers' health and well-being and the improvement of working conditions for all workers. Through these activities, it actively contributes to the achievement of decent work for all. It comprises four units :