Social Protection

Building social protection floors and comprehensive social security systems

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Building a social protection floor with the Global Jobs Pact

Second African Decent Work Symposium. Yaoundé, Cameroon, 6-8 October 2010

ILO, Social Security Department
International Labour Office
International Labour Office
2010
978-92-2123933-8
xxix, 142 p.
Africa
Report
English
social protection policy - statistics
15.09.2010
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Summary (English)

The report sets out the context in which African countries seek to develop their social protection policies and offers an overview of the prevailing situation of social security provision. It presents topical issues regarding social health protection and the schemes designed to provide income security for different groups of the population. The report contains a number of country case studies together with a compilation of key statistics.