19 December 2017
For the first time, the International Labour Organization (ILO) makes donations by private households, enterprises and foundations possible.
ILO Social Protection Floors Calculator
13 December 2017
ILO releases a number of easy-to-use tools and guides, which show that most countries could afford to provide social protection floors if they chose to.
World Social Protection Report 2017-2019
29 November 2017
New ILO report shows that massive efforts are still needed to ensure that the right to social security becomes a reality for all.
Leading multinationals highlight importance of social protection
Geneva, 24 October 2017
Representatives of more than a dozen multinational enterprises met in Geneva to highlight the importance of investment in social protection floors for growth in emerging markets.
Conference on Universal Social Protection
New York, 21 September 2016
The World Bank Group and the ILO together with other leading development agencies, met during the 71st session of the UN General Assembly to present the Global Partnership for Universal Social Protection.
Universal social protection is a human right and a State responsibility. As countries begin this pursuit of the Sustainable Development Goals, there is increased recognition that social protection is fundamental in reducing poverty and inequality, in improving human capital and productivity and in supporting growth and jobs. Social protection responds to many of the challenges that we face today.Guy Ryder,
Director General of the
International Labour Organization