Social Protection Floors Volume 2: Innovations to Extend Coverage
Social Protection Floors. Volume 2: Innovations to extend coverage, Isabel Ortiz, Valérie Schmitt, Loveleen De (Eds.), ISBN: 978-1-365-58584-5
152 Pages Posted: 12 Jan 2017
Date Written: December 6, 2016
This volume presents innovative approaches to expand social protection coverage such as schemes for migrants in China, Bolsa Verde in Brazil, employment injury insurance in Bangladesh and Malaysia, the rural employment guarantee in India, schemes to address climate change in China and Philippines, child benefits in El Salvador and South Africa and a monotax in Uruguay to promote formalization and protection of workers. The volumes in this ILO series present best country experiences, useful for South-South learning, for practitioners, and to provide the basis for better informed policy-making.
Keywords: social protection, welfare coverage, formalization, migrants, employment schemes, child benefits
JEL Classification: D6, H53, H55, H75, I3, J38, N3, O35
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