Publications and tools


  1. Strategy on the Extension of Social Protection Coverage to Workers in the Informal and Rural Economy in Kenya

    13 March 2024

  2. Severance pay in Indonesia: Evidence from a small-scale survey during the onset of COVID-19 pandemic

    26 January 2024

    This survey paper was initially prepared as part of the ILO’s technical contributions in October 2020. The survey team collected 426 samples from waged employees between March and September 2020 and analyzed respondents’ history of employment termination and furlough.

  3. Just energy transition in Indonesia: The role of social protection in facilitating the process

    18 January 2024

    This paper was initially prepared and submitted to the Just Energy Transition Working Group in May 2023 as part of the ILO’s technical contributions. It aims to facilitate discussions on how social protection could facilitate the just energy transition in Indonesia.


  1. The introduction of a maternity cash benefit in Kenya

    12 December 2023

  2. Access to social protection for Nepalese migrant workers in countries of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC).

    28 November 2023

  3. Social protection for migrant workers in the Gulf Cooperation Council countries: A regional mapping of provisions on paper and in practice

    28 November 2023

  4. Aligning Skills Development and National Social Protection Systems.

    03 November 2023

    Coordination between social protection, employment and skills policies is a hallmark of systems that successfully empower individuals to deal with important work and life transitions.

  5. Quarterly Social Security Policy Monitor - Issue 14

    31 October 2023

  6. Intervention Model: The eight-step process to negotiating a social security agreement

    20 October 2023

  7. Unemployment insurance in Indonesia: Challenges and recommendations

    19 October 2023

    The Government Regulation states that a periodical assessment of the JKP scheme to improve its policy design and its implementation is to be carried out every two years, and this paper aims to contribute analysis of and recommendations for JKP as part of this assessment review.

  8. Feasibility study on an unemployment insurance system for Indonesia: Institutional and operational aspects

    19 October 2023

    This feasibility report was prepared and submitted to the Government of Indonesia in 2020 to provide advice and guidance on the planning and implementation of an effective employment insurance (EI) scheme for Indonesia.

  9. Strengthening Social Protection for Workers in Georgia Report I: Proposal for social insurance schemes against employment injury and unemployment

    18 October 2023

  10. A global fund for social protection. Lessons from the diverse experiences of global health, agriculture and climate funds

    06 October 2023

    This study aims to understand the experiences of setting up global funds across the health, climate and agriculture sectors and identify lessons to be learned from them that can guide further thinking about the implementation of a prospective global fund for social protection.

  11. 100 years of social protection: The road to universal social protection systems and floors

    15 September 2023

    Volume 2: 52 country cases

  12. Guidance note: Using Migrant Welfare Funds as a social protection instrument – potential and limitations?

    06 September 2023

  13. Feasibility study on the enrolment of refugees and asylum seekers in the Egyptian Universal Health Insurance Scheme (UHIS)

    29 August 2023

    This study presents a review of the situation of refugees and asylum seekers in Egypt to assess the feasibility of including them in the universal health insurance scheme (UHIS) launched in 2018.

  14. Social health protection in Nepal: State of play and recommendations towards universal extension of coverage

    28 July 2023

    The report provides recommendations for universal extension of social health protection coverage.

  15. Infographic: Investing in social protection for economic growth: Multipliers of social protection - Nepal country case study

    21 July 2023

  16. Policy Brief Investing in Social Protection for Economic Growth: Multipliers of Social Protection - Nepal country case study

    21 July 2023

    The policy brief focuses on the central role of social protection in boosting Nepal's economic growth in an inclusive and sustainable way.

  17. Cours en ligne gratuit - La protection sociale universelle: une réalité pour tous

    19 July 2023