SASPEN brief: 8 new Briefs on Sustainability of Social Protection

In SASPEN briefs 1/2016 to 8/2016, eight presenters from the 2015 annual SASPEN Conference “Sustainability of Social Protection in the SADC: Economic Returns, Political Will and Fiscal Space” explore different facets of social protection and country case studies. Victoire Umuhire and Christoph Ernst of the International Labour Organisation discuss the … ———- Please continue reading

RSA Roundtable Social Protection for Informal Workers

A roundtable (pdf, 706kb) in the context of the implementation of the National Development Plan (NDP) of South Africa on October 20, 2015, in Pretoria, discussed social protection for informal workers. As part of the roundtable, SASPEN AC member Stephen Devereux and Ina Conradie presented “Informal Work, Social Protection Gaps, and Policy Options” … ———- Please continue reading