Social security for all
The ILO Social Protection Floors Recommendation, 2012 (No.202) reaffirms the universal right to access to essential services, in particular health and social protection benefits with a view to preventing or alleviating poverty, vulnerabilities, and social exclusion, and preserving the dignity of all members of a society, including older persons. However, global estimates show that only 25% of people have adequate social protection coverage.

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Upcoming Courses
Designing and implementing unemployment benefits integrated with active labour market policies

The training aims at guiding policy-makers in the design and implementation of integrated unemployment protection programmes and employment support policies. Read More

Enrolment deadline: 18 Oct 2015

Code: A358127

When: 19 Oct 2015 - 28 Oct 2015

Venue: Malacca, Malaysia

Language: English

ISSA guidelines on contribution collection and compliance

This course will focus on the crucial elements of contribution collection and compliance, which are central components to the financial sustainability, extension and viability of a social security system. The ISSA guidelines on contribution collection and compliance respond to a number of challenges faced by social security programmes, including reliability and efficiency, compliance issues, and governance beyond operations. As such, the training will provide an in-depth analysis and understanding of the guidelines, divided into 7 key topics: governance, strategy, operational processes, fraud control, coordination with outside organizations, fostering awareness, and programme maturity and evaluation. Read More

Enrolment deadline: 09 Oct 2015

Code: A908130

When: 09 Nov 2015 - 13 Nov 2015

Venue: Turin Centre

Language: English

Actuarial modeling of public pension schemes

Quantitative specialists working for public pension schemes will be trained to develop and build their own scheme-specific model based on the generic models of the ILO. At the end of the workshop, participants will be in a position to support the financial forecast of their institutions. Read More

Code: A908133

When: 23 Nov 2015 - 04 Dec 2015

Venue: Turin Centre

Language: English


The Centre at the 21st World Congress for the International Society for Labour and Social Security Law (ISLSSL)

Mr Giuseppe Casale, Deputy Director of the Centre and Secretary-General of ISLSSL, will participate in this important event on 15 to 18 September 2015 in Cape Town, South Africa. Read More

Start with yourself!

Decent Work for Domestic Workers begins at home Read More


Social Protection, Governance and Tripartism

The Social Protection, Governance and Tripartism Programme aims at disseminating knowledge and good practices worldwide. It contributes to institutional capacity building by providing training courses and other learning events, both in Turin and in various other regions, for ILO constituents, staff from UN agencies and other development partners and stakeholders.