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C157 Maintenance of Social Security Rights Convention, 1982

ILO
1982
World
ILO Convention / Recommendation
English
ILO standards
03.12.2008
Consultations 22557

Summary (English)

The Maintenance of Social Security Rights Convention, 1982 (No.157) provides rules for the adoption of national legislation implementing the principles of the maintenance of rights in course of acquisition and of acquired rights fo migrant workers, in respect of all branches of social security covered by the Social Security Convention 1952. By November 2008, 4 countries have ratified the Convention.

Related info

International Labour Standards: Social Security