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What’s next for Social Protection: A Global Fund for Social Protection

Social protection gaps left individuals and societies vulnerable to health, social and economic impacts of COVID-19. A Global Fund for Social Protection could accelerate progress in building social protection floors worldwide and strengthen crisis resilience decisively. Social Protection has been an essential tool to face the pandemic and to mitigate its health, social and economic impact on individuals and societies. So far, 209 countries adopted 1,568 social […]

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GCSPF Newsletter # 47 – December 2020

e-GCSPF # 47 – December 2020       The Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors, the ILO and UNICEF join forces to expand social protection for all through sustainable financing       The programme “Improving Synergies Between Social Protection and Public Finance Management” was launched […]

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GCSPF Newsletter # 46 – November 2020

e-GCSPF # 46 – November 2020       Launching event of the Civil Society Call for a Global Fund for Social Protection       The global community of nations has long decided to ensure the Human Right of all people to social protection. Studies have […]

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Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2020 – Shifting policies for systemic change

e-GCSPF # 43 – October 2020           Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2020 – Shifting policies for systemic change       Lessons from the global COVID-19 crisis. The COVID-19 pandemic and the national responses to it brought the world almost to a complete […]

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e-GCSPF #42 – Civil Society Call for a Global Fund for Social Protection – September 2020

e-GCSPF # 42 – September 2020           Civil Society Call for a Global Fund for Social Protection       In view of the global harm from the COVID-19 pandemic, with food insecurity, poverty and loss of livelihoods rising globally, it is essential […]

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Global e-Conference “Turning the COVID-19 crisis into an opportunity: What’s next for social protection?”

e-GCSPF # 44 – October 2020   Global e-Conference 5, 6 and 8 October 2020 Turning the COVID-19 crisis into an opportunity: What’s next for social protection socialprotection.org is organising the Global e-Conference “Turning the COVID-19 crisis into an opportunity: What’s next for social protection?”, which will […]

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Over 200 civil society organizations and trade unions unite to call for a Global Fund for Social Protection to protect the most vulnerable during COVID-19 and beyond

PRESS RELEASE. 21 September 2020. The COVID-19 crisis has driven economies and health systems around the world to the brink of collapse, pushed millions into extreme poverty and deepened deprivations experienced by many more. These devastating consequences could have been avoided if people had been supported by […]

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“We are only as safe as the most vulnerable among us”

Strengthening public health and social protection systems in response to the COVID-19 pandemic By Mira Bierbaum, Thomas Gebauer and Nicola Wiebe Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors Download this chapter in pdf format here. The health and socioeconomic crisis caused by COVID-19 has shown in a dramatic […]

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e-GCSPF #41 – August 2020

e-GCSPF # 41 – August 2020                       Civil Society Call for a Global Fund for Social Protection       In view of the global harm from the COVID-19 pandemic, with food insecurity, poverty and loss of […]

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GCSPF @ HLPF 2020

e-GCSPF # 40 – July 2020 – HLPF           2020 High Level Political Forum       The 2020 High Level Political Forum (HLPF) will take place from 7 to 16 July. The three-day ministerial meeting of the forum will take place from […]

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