Resources on social protection

  1. Cabo Verde officially joins the Global Accelerator supported by the Government of Portugal

    02 February 2024

    The government of the Republic of Cabo Verde has officially confirmed its interest to join the Global Accelerator on Jobs and Social Protection for Just Transitions aiming to create synergies between integrated policy solutions, increase investments, and improve multilateral cooperation on decent jobs and universal social protection.

  2. Advancing social protection for migrant workers in the GCC countries: New ambition emerges from discussion at the Global Forum for Migration and Development Summit

    01 February 2024

    Officials, experts and partners participated in ILO-led conversation exploring pathways toward the progressive extension of social protection to migrant workers in the Gulf region.

  3. Video recording of the webinar

    31 January 2024

    Employment Injury Protection: A global webinar for preparing reports and comments for the General Survey (18 October 2023)

  4. ILO joins a regional network meeting on the social and solidarity economy in Asia and the Pacific

    31 January 2024

    The regional conference showcased the landscape of social and solidarity economy actors contributing towards the Sustainable Development Goals and strengthened the regional network on the social and solidarity economy in Asia-Pacific region.

  5. © UN Viet Nam 2024

    Viet Nam strongly committed to become a pathfinder country of the Global accelerator

    30 January 2024

    New resolution showcases a clear will of Viet Nam to become a pathfinder country of the Global accelerator on Jobs and Social Protection for Just Transitions.

  6. ILO Strategy on extending social protection to migrant workers, refugees and their families

    30 January 2024

    All members of society have the right to social security, including migrant workers, refugees, and their families. However, they face numerous legal and practical obstacles in accessing social protection. Based on the principles of equality of treatment and non-discrimination, well-designed and inclusive social protection systems and international cooperation, are powerful tools to reduce poverty, inequality, social exclusion and achieving sustainable development.

  7. ILO and C.I.PRE.S join forces to accelerate social protection coverage in Africa

    30 January 2024

    The ILO Regional Office for Africa and the C.I.PRE.S. have signed an agreement to cooperate and share their expertise in increasing social protection coverage in Africa.

  8. New Pension Scheme at the NSSF in Lebanon explained in 21 Questions and Answers

    24 January 2024

    The Q&A explains key design features of the new pension scheme that will be established at NSSF as per Law 319 passed by Parliament in Lebanon in December 2023, and makes key legal provisions stipulated within the law accessible to prospective insured members. It encompasses matters related to the covered population, eligibility conditions, benefit types and levels, governance, and operational processes.

  9. Conducive environment for private sector development in forced displacement contexts

    23 January 2024

  10. Private sector views on engagement in forced displacement contexts

    23 January 2024