Labour Forum 2019

Realizing the vision: Universal social protection floor

Parallel session 3 of the 2019 Labour Forum entitled "Future of work: The Choice of Viet Nam"

This is one of the three parallel sessions of 2019 Labour Forum entitled “Future of Work: The Choice of Viet Nam”. The forum, one of the highlights of the ILO Centenary year, is co-organized by the ILO in Viet Nam and the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

Time: 13:45 – 15:45
Venue: Function room 1&2, Melia Hotel, 44B Ly Thuong Kiet, Hanoi


This session will provide an overview of various categories of workers who often face social protection gaps, and provide proposals for innovative approaches that Viet Nam can take to close coverage and adequacy gaps, and to adapt its social protection system to changing circumstances and demands.

Facilitator: Luu Quang Tuan, Deputy Director General, Institute of Labour Science and Social Affairs (ILSSA), MOLISA

Speakers:
  • Francois Painchaud, Resident Representative for Viet Nam and Lao PDR, International Monetary Fund (IMF)
  • Tran Hai Nam, Deputy Director, Social Security Department, MOLISA
  • Nguyen Thanh Cam, Director, Policy Department, Viet Nam Women's Union
  • Vi Thi Hong Minh, Deputy Director General of Bureau for Employers Activities, VCCI
  • Giang Thanh Long, Professor, Institute for Public Policy Management, National Economics University