Resources on social protection

  1. In Crisis, Don’t Ditch Sustainability

    06 April 2020

  2. ILO 'Better Work' guidelines for factories in the garment sector

    02 April 2020

  3. Coronavirus: Governments send citizens cash to ease economic stress

    02 April 2020

  4. © REUTERS/Nyancho NwaNri 2020

    Coronavirus is imperiling billions of informal workers—especially women

    02 April 2020

  5. Working families need more support as novel coronavirus contagion takes hold: UNICEF, ILO, UN Women

    02 April 2020

  6. Occupational safety and health tips for workplaces

    02 April 2020

    Adequate safety and health measures at work can play a crucial role in containing the spread of the disease, while protecting workers and society at large. Governments, employers and workers all have a role to play in tackling COVID-19 crisis, and their collaboration is key.

  7. Social Protection Interagency Cooperation Board (SPIAC-B). Joint Statement on the Role of Social Protection in Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic

    02 April 2020

    SPIAC-B is composed of 25 intergovernmental agencies and 10 government bodies. 11 civil society organizations act as observers.

  8. © Hospital CLÍNIC 2020

    Five ways to protect health workers during the COVID-19 crisis

    01 April 2020

    Health workers and systems are playing a crucial role in the global fight against COVID-19 and special measures are needed to support and protect them.

  9. © ILO 2020

    Treat seafarers with “dignity and respect” during COVID-19 crisis

    31 March 2020

    Seafarers, ship owners and governments are urging ILO member States to ensure the flow of essential goods, energy, food and medicines during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  10. © Army Medicine 2020

    New guidelines to help employers support families during COVID-19

    30 March 2020

    New guidelines issued by ILO and UNICEF call on enterprises to do more to support working families during the pandemic.