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Partnering for USP and SDG 1.3.

Dear friends, Thank you very much for this opportunity to contribute to this very last session of the Global Social Protection Week. I am proud as a technical consultant to WIEGO, coalition member, based in the Philippines, to be able to outline for you the role and […]

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GCSPF Commitments towards achieving Universal Human Rights-Based Social Protection Systems and Floors

Our Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors comprises over 100 non State actors, civil society organizations and trade unions.  We work towards the implementation of universal, residence and human rights-based social protection systems and floors – in line with human rights instruments, international labour standards, ILO Recommendation […]

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GCSPF Newsletter #28 – October 2019

e-GCSPF # 29 – October 2019           The World Bank’s new White Paper falls short on its objective of ‘protecting all’       The World Bank recently issued a White Paper on rethinking social protection systems to extend coverage. While at first […]

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GCSPF @ Spotlight on Sustainable Development Report 2019

e-GCSPF # 28 – September 2019       Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2019       Four years after the adoption of the 2030 Agenda the world is off-track to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Most governments have failed to turn the transformational vision of […]

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GCSPF Newsletter #27 – September 2019

e-GCSPF # 27 – September 2019       Women and Green Economy: Engaging with the New Development Bank       By Govind Kelkar and Sudeshna Sengupta The concept of Green Economy has been operationalized for the last 10 years. Politically, the concept became prevalent from […]

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GCSPF at the HLPF 2019

e-GCSPF # 26 – August 2019 – HLPF           Members of the GCSPF participated at the High-level Political Forum 2019       The High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development met from Tuesday, 9 July, to Thursday, 18 July 2019; including the three-day […]

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SDG 1 – Applying human rights standards for the governance of social protection will unleash its transformative potential

The article “SDG 1 – Applying human rights standards for the governance of social protection will unleash its transformative potential”, by the Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors is published on the Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2019: Reshaping governance for sustainability. Global Civil Society Report on the […]

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GCSPF responds to inequalities @HLPF 2019

e-GCSPF # 25 – July 2019 – HLPF       Members of the GCSPF participate at the High-level Political Forum 2019       The High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development will meet from Tuesday, 9 July, to Thursday, 18 July 2019; including the three-day ministerial […]

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Social Protection: an essential building block to reduce inequality

Download (pdf version). The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) place a key focus on the pivotal role that the reduction of inequalities plays for ending poverty. SDG 10 explicitly aims to Reduce Inequality within and among Countries, recognizing that development requires sharing progress more widely with everyone, including […]

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GCSPF Newsletter #24 – June 2019

e-GCSPF # 24 – June 2019       Monitor new IMF commitments in your country       On June 14, 2019 the International Monetary Fund launched a new policy on the IMF and social spending two years after a critical assessment by its Independent Evaluation […]

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