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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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The Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors, the ILO and UNICEF join forces to expand social protection for all through sustainable financing

Joint programme on improving synergies between social protection and public finance management Brussels/Geneva/New York – 1 December 2020 – The European Union, Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors, the International Labour Organization (ILO) and UNICEF today presented an innovative partnership on social protection and public finance management. The […]

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Event: Improving synergies between social protection & public finance management

The European Union, the International Labour Organization, UNICEF and the Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors  are implementing a thematic flagship programme aimed to strengthen Social Protection systems and ensure sustainable financing while improving Public Finance Management. Currently, the overall programme is being implemented in 18 partner countries. […]

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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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The GCSPF at the Civil Society Meeting – FfD in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond

Nicola Wiebe spoke on behalf of the GCSPF at the Civil Society Meeting “Financing for Development in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond” held by the UN Secretary General and Deputy Secretary General with civil society on 2 November 2020. She spoke about the rationale and need […]

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

e-GCSPF # 45 – 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 organised the Global e-Conference “Turning the COVID-19 crisis into an opportunity: What’s next for social protection?”, which took place […]

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Event “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 shown that ensuring a basic level of social protection for all is affordable for most countries and definitely for the global community of nations. A solidarity-based […]

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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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