Digital social protection – innovation for effectiveness

Social protection and social security

Slide presentation of the webinar held on 29 August 2019. In this third webinar of the USP2030 webinar series, participants discussed social security current and future challenges, risks, innovation and opportunities. In this webinar, panellists have presented some specific examples in low- and middle-income countries that guided the discussion around key learnings, strategies and limitations to what has been implemented in different places around the world. 


Universal social protection: achievements, challenges and opportunities

Levels of social security protection are uneven worldwide although the coverage trend continues to increase. To enhance social security coverage in line with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, countries have been looking into developing innovative policies and strategies to improve their social security systems.


Universal social protection in the context of the SDGs – where are we now?