Description: Social protection, as defined by the United Nations Research Institute For Social Development, is concerned with preventing, managing, and overcoming situations that adversely affect people's well being. Social protection consists of policies and programs designed to reduce poverty and vulnerability by promoting efficient labour markets, diminishing people's exposure to risks, and enhancing ...
Description: Social protection systems to help families and businesses restore income, preserve livelihoods, and compensate for price hikes. Protecting All New report outlines an approach to worker protection and social security that is better adapted to the changing nature of work.
Description: Social protection covers the range of policies and programmes needed to reduce the lifelong consequences of poverty and exclusion. Programmes like cash transfers – including child grants, school meals, skills development and more – help connect families with health care, nutritious food and quality education to give all children, no matter what circumstances they are born into, a fair ...
5. Social Protection & Labor Overview - World Bank
Description: Social protection systems help individuals and families, especially the poor and vulnerable, cope with crises and shocks, find jobs, improve productivity, invest in the health and education of their children, and protect the aging population. Social protection programs are at the heart of boosting human capital for the world’s most vulnerable.
Description: Social Protection is a global knowledge sharing platform on the extension of social security. It aims to capitalize on experiences, identify knowledge gaps, create new knowledge and promote innovation
7. Social protection - International Labour Organization
Description: Highlight. Conference on universal social protection. Global Partnership for Universal Social Protection. New-York, 21 September. The World Bank Group and the ILO, together with other leading development agencies, will meet during the 71st session of the UN General Assembly to present the Global Partnership for Universal Social Protection.
Description: Describing the government's policy on social protection. In January 2020, the Government produced the Roadmap for Social Inclusion, 2020-2025: Ambition, Goals, Commitments. The Roadmap will build on the work of its predecessors with the aim of reducing the number of people in consistent poverty in Ireland and increasing social inclusion for those who are most disadvantaged.
9. Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection