Author:Helmut Schwazer
Subject: Social Protection and CCTs
" /> Abstract: During the last decade the role of social protection has been strengthened in the international debate on development. Inspired by various concrete examples of social policies in the Americas and elsewhere, the model of ‘inclusive growth’ has developed. Social protection is no longer seen onlyas a condition that favours development, but as an indispensable element of equity that can have sustainable effects on opportunities and the potential of a country’s future development (ILO, 2011). It is now understood as a right to which everyone should have access. (…)

keywords: The Programa Bolsa Família and its Relevance for the ILO’s Concept of the Social Protection Floor
Date Publication: 11/18/2013 (All day)
Type/Issue: One Pager / 231
Language: English