COVID-19: Protecting workers

COVID-19: Social protection responses to the crisis

The importance of ensuring universal access to social protection systems that meet people’s needs. Social protection systems are an indispensable part of a coordinated policy response to the unfolding crisis, ensuring that people can effectively access health care while supporting job and income security for those most affected. Countries are taking measures to provide comprehensive and adequate benefits to meet people’s needs.

Date issued: 24 April 2020 | Size/duration: 1:05