Archive for 2020

A Global Financing Mechanism for Social Protection

“Everyone, as a member of society, has the right to social security and is entitled to realization, through national effort and international co-operation and in accordance with the organization and resources of each State, of the economic, social and cultural rights indispensable for his dignity and the […]

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GCSPF Newsletter #35 – April 2020 – COVID-19

e-GCSPF # 35 – April 2020 – COVID-19           Coronavirus is a devastating blow to children in poverty       Whilst the coronavirus has so far resulted in less severe cases among children, it can decimate their lives in a different way. […]

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A Joint Statement on the Role of Social Protection in Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic

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GCSPF Newsletter #34 – April 2020 – COVID-19

e-GCSPF # 34 – April 2020 – COVID-19           Putting people first – 12 governments show the world how to protect lives, jobs and incomes       New ITUC analysis of government responses from 69 countries to the COVID-19 pandemic has identified […]

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Working Groups for 2020 – 2021

March 2020               Working Groups for 2020 – 2021       Eight working groups (WGs) were confirmed at the Core Team strategy meeting held in Geneva, Switzerland on November 2019. The report of the meeting is here. These eight WGs […]

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GCSPF Newsletter #33 – March 2020

e-GCSPF # 33 – March 2020           Letter to IMF Director on women’s rights & gender equality       Over 60 civil society organisations, including members of the Global Coalition, have written a letter to IMF Managing Director, Kristalina Georgieva. The letter […]

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CSocD58: The right of all to roofs & floors: Affordable housing and social protection

Report of the interactive, evidence based panel “The right of all to roofs & floors: Affordable housing and social protection” with international experts who explored the latest evidence on the human rights dimensions and interlinkages between the implementation of universal social protection systems, including floors, to combat […]

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GCSPF at the 58th Session of the Commission for Social Development

e-GCSPF # 32 – February 2020 – CSocD58   GCSPF at the 58th Session of the Commission for Social Development Members of the Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors will participate in the fifty-eighth session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD58). The CSocD58 will take place […]

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GCSPF Newsletter #31 – January 2020

e-GCSPF # 31 – January 2020   Global Social Protection Week The outcome document of the Global Social Protection Week is now available in English, French and Spanish. The event was held under the auspices of the International Labour Organization (ILO) from 25th to 28th November 2019 […]

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