Conference documents

2015

  1. The role of economic and social councils and similar institutions in promoting social protection floors for all through social dialogue

    21 July 2015

    Report of the ILO-AICESIS Conference 20-21 November 2014 Seoul, Korea

2013

  1. Employment and social protection in the new demographic context

    05 April 2013

    The changing age structure of the population raises issues of possible shortages in labour supply and skills, productivity and innovation and the provision of adequate social protection and other services for an increasingly ageing population. The report analyses these implications and the policy directions that are being developed and debated.

  2. The post-2015 sustainable development agenda

    12 February 2013

    Discussion on the post-2015 sustainable development agenda in the Working Party will be opened by a panel of leading personalities engaged in the debate. This paper is intended to provide background information and suggest issues for discussion between the Governing Body and the panel members, which can inform and deepen the ILO’s strategy for the adoption of full and productive employment and decent work as an explicit goal of the global development agenda beyond 2015.

2012

  1. Report of the Committee on the Social Protection Floor. Elaboration of an autonomous Recommendation on the social protection floor

    07 July 2012

  2. Report IV(2A): Social protection floors for social justice and a fair globalization

    29 February 2012

    This report was prepared on the basis of the replies received from governments and organizations of employers and workers to the questionnaire and contains the substance of their observations 4 together with the Office’s commentary on the replies and on the proposed text of the Recommendation.

  3. Report IV(2B): Social protection floors for social justice and a fair globalization

    28 February 2012

    Volume 2(B) of this Report IV contains the French and English versions of the proposed text which, if the Conference so decides, will be the basis for discussion of the standard-setting item on the elaboration of an autonomous Recommendation on the social protection floor at its 101st Session (2012).

  4. Towards effective and fiscally sustainable Social Protection Floors

    01 January 2012

    This document is the preliminary report prepared for the meeting of the G20 Labour and Employment Ministers in Guadalajara (Mexico), 17-18 May 2012, on the state of ILO-IMF collaboration in exploring the fiscal feasibility of national social protection floors in selected countries. The report stresses that the ILO-IMF collaboration has been crucial in demonstrating that even in low- and lower-middle-income countries such as Mozambique, El Salvador and Viet Nam, basic social protection floor measures are affordable and can be implemented gradually and over time without worsening the outlook for debt and fiscal sustainability.

  5. Social protection floors for social justice and a fair globalization. Report IV 2(B)

    01 January 2012

    The Governing Body has placed a standard-setting item on the agenda of the 101st Session (2012) of the International Labour Conference (ILC) on social protection (social security), with a view to the elaboration of an autonomous Recommendation on the social protection floor (single discussion). This Volume 2(B) of this Report IV contains the French and English versions of the proposed text which, if the Conference so decides, will be the basis for discussion of the standard-setting item on the elaboration of an autonomous Recommendation on the social protection floor at its 101st Session (2012).

  6. Social protection floors for social justice and a fair globalization. Report IV(2A)

    01 January 2012

    The Governing Body has placed a standard-setting item on the agenda of the 101st Session (2012) of the International Labour Conference (ILC) on social protection (social security), with a view to the elaboration of an autonomous Recommendation on the social protection floor (single discussion). This report (Volume 2(A)) was prepared on the basis of the replies received from governments and organizations of employers and workers to the questionnaire contained in Report VI(1) and contains the substance of their observations together with the Office’s commentary on the replies and on the proposed text of the Recommendation. Volume 2(B) of this Report IV contains the French and English versions of the proposed text which, if the Conference so decides, will be the basis for discussion of the standard-setting item on the elaboration of an autonomous Recommendation on the social protection floor at its 101st Session (2012).

2011

  1. Report IV(1): Social protection floors for social justice and a fair globalization

    26 July 2011

    This summary report provides information on the law and practice concerning the establishment of a social protection floor or elements thereof at national level, including an overview of the main developments and emerging trends worldwide.

  2. Report VI - Social security for social justice and a fair globalization

    08 March 2011

    This report seeks to inform the debate during the 100th Session of the International Labour Conference by providing: (a) an overview of the present state of social security around the world; (b) an identification of the main social security challenges; (c) an overview of national and ILO responses to the challenges; and (d) suggestions for the direction of future ILO action.

  3. Social protection floors for social justice and a fair globalization. Report IV

    01 January 2011

    The Governing Body has placed a standard-setting item on the agenda of the 101st Session (2012) of the International Labour Conference (ILC) on social protection (social security), with a view to the elaboration of an autonomous Recommendation on the social protection floor (single discussion). In this context, this summary report provides information on the law and practice concerning the establishment of a social protection floor or elements thereof at national level, including an overview of the main developments and emerging trends worldwide. This report, accompanied by a questionnaire, was communicated to governments of the member States of the ILO which were invited to send their replies to the Office no later than 1st November 2011.

  4. PR No. 24 - Report of the Committee for the Recurrent Discussion on Social Protection

    01 January 2011

    International Labour Conference. Provisional Record 24. 100th Session, Geneva 2011.

  5. Social protection floor for a fair globalization. Policy coherence and international coordination - This paper contains information about the United Nations Chief Executive Board initiative to enhance UN-wide policy coherence and institutional coordination around the concept of the Social Protection Floor.

    01 January 2011

    GB.310/WP/SDG/1

  6. Social security and the rule of law

    01 January 2011

    General Survey concerning social security instruments in the light of the 2008 Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization

  7. Report VI - Social security for social justice and a fair globalization

    01 January 2011

    Recurrent discussion on social protection (social security) under the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization

  8. La seguridad social y la primacía del derecho

    01 January 2011

    Estudio General relativo a los instrumentos de la seguridad social a la luz de la Declaración de 2008 sobre la justicia social para una globalización equitativa.

2009

  1. Report to the Governing Body. Tripartite meeting of experts on strategies for the extension of social security coverage

    01 January 2009

    TMESSC/2009

  2. Report on Proceedings. Tripartite meeting of experts on strategies for the extension of social security coverage

    01 January 2009

    TMESSC/2009

2008

  1. Social security standards and the ILO campaign for the extension of social security. Third item on the agenda

    01 January 2008

    Governing Body 303rd session