Social Protection for Economic Recovery: Key Messages and Calls to Action from Workers in the Informal Economy


Investments in social protection are integral to economic recovery. As national governments, global financial institutions, donors and corporations consider economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, they must consider how to support the recovery of the 2 billion people around the world working in the informal economy. WIEGO has prepared the following key messages and demands to support informal economy workers and their organizations in advocating for inclusive recovery policies related to social protection.

The document includes seven high-level key messages and supporting calls to action aimed at actors at the international level and national level.

Informal Economy Theme
Informal Economy Topic
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