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BRICS Social Security Cooperation Framework

The term BRICS refers to the countries of Brazil, the Russian Federation, India, China and South Africa, which together count for over 40 per cent of the world's population and 27 per cent of global GDP.

 

Publications

Behrendt, C.; Nguyen, Q. 2018. Innovative approaches for ensuring universal social protection for the future of work (ILO Future of Work Research Paper Series 1). Geneva: International Labour Office.

Global Commission for the Future of Work. 2019. Work for a brighter future. Geneva: International Labour Office.

ILO. 2016. Non-standard forms of employment: understanding challenges, shaping prospects. Geneva, International Labour Office.

ILO. 2017. Building social protection systems: International standards and human rights instruments. Geneva, International Labour Office.

ILO. 2017. World Social Protection Report 2017-19: Universal social protection to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. Geneva: International Labour Office.

ILO. 2018. Innovative approaches for ensuring universal social protection for the future of work (Issue Brief Prepared for the 2nd Meeting of the Global Commission on the Future of Work 12). Geneva: International Labour Office.

ILO, 2018. Women and men in the informal economy: a statistical picture. Geneva: International Labour Office.

ILO. 2019. A quantum leap for gender equality: For a better future of work for all. Geneva: International Labour Office.

ILO. 2019. Universal social protection for human dignity, sustainable development and social justice: General Survey concerning the Social Protection Floors Recommendation, 2012 (No. 202). Geneva: International Labour Office.

ILO. 2019. Universal Social Protection: Key concepts and international framework. (Social Protection for All Issue Brief). Geneva: International Labour Office.

ILO and UNICEF. 2019. Towards universal social protection for children: Achieving SDG 1.3. Geneva and New York: International Labour Office and United Nations Children's Fund.

SPIAC-B. 2019. Social protection to promote gender equality and women’s and girls’ empowerment: Joint statement to the 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women. New York: Social Protection Inter-agency Cooperation Board.

International labour standards on social security

Social Security (Minimum Standards) Convention, 1952 (No. 102)

Social Protection Floors Recommendation, 2012 (No. 202)

Transition from the Informal to the Formal Economy Recommendation, 2015 (No. 204).

 

Web platforms

 

Infographic: Social security in the BRICS

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