Informality and Social Protection in Africa - 10 February 2021 - 10.00 – 11.15 am EST (6.00 – 7.15 pm EAT)
Side Event at the 59th Session of the Commission for Sustainable Development, UN/HQ around a release of the study, Informality and Social Protection in African Countries: A Forward-looking Assessment of Contributory Schemes (available in English and French), developed by UNDP in collaboration with ILO.
Laura Alfers, Director, Social Protection Programme, Women in Informal Employment Globalizing and Organizing (WIEGO)
Myriam Dossou-d’Almeida, Director General of the National Health Insurance Institute (INAM)/Minister in charge of Youth and Youth Employment, Government of Togo
Jacqueline Mugo, Executive Director of the Federation of Kenya Employers (FKE) and Secretary General of Business Africa
Cynthia Samuel-Olonjuwon, Assistant Director-General and Regional Director for Africa, ILO
Stan Nkwain, Director, Regional Service Centre for Africa, UNDP
MODERATOR: Mansour Ndiaye, Head of Inclusive Growth, UNDP