Securing social protection for migrant workers and
their families: Challenges and options for building
a better future
This document provides an overview of the policy measures, the normative framework, and ongoing and planned
ILO knowledge products, capacity-building and technical advisory services supporting the extension of social protection to migrant workers and their families, including in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Governing Body is invited to provide guidance with a view to furthering measures aimed at securing and extending social protection for migrant workers and their families through all relevant ILO means of action (see draft decision in paragraph 27).