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
G20 E-Learning on social protection

This course provides advanced knowledge and management tools on feasibility studies of national social protection floors through fiscal space analysis and poverty impact assessment. The course proposes to focus on the practical ways to establish the analytical facts base for the implementation of national social protection floors. The course is intended as the introductory course on technical assessments in the field of costing and poverty impact assessment of comprehensive social protection system. Read More

Enrolment deadline: 07 Aug 2015

Code: A978125

When: 07 Sep 2015 - 04 Dec 2015

Venue: Distance

Language: English

Academy on Social Security

The Academy on Social Security offers a unique opportunity to benefit from a diversified training package on governance and financing, reforms and extension of social protection systems. Participants will tailor-make their own two-week course by choosing from several elective courses, and will benefit from an innovative and dynamic learning environment. Read More

Enrolment deadline: 21 Sep 2015

Code: A908126

When: 21 Sep 2015 - 02 Oct 2015

Venue: Turin Centre

Language: English, French

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 Sep 2015

Code: A358127

When: 19 Oct 2015 - 28 Oct 2015

Venue: Malacca, Malaysia

Language: English

News

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

The Centre hosted a high-level governmental delegation from the Republic of the Congo

On Thursday, 11 September, the Turin Centre welcomed Mr Serge Zoniaba, Minister of Technical and Vocational Education, Skills Training and Employment of the Republic of the Congo, accompanied by Mr Auxence Léonard Okombi, general director of skills training and employment and technical advisor to the chairman of the African Association of Public Employment Services and the Minister of Labour. Read More

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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.