Afshar, Cyrus. 2021. "What do we mean by universal social protection?" WIEGO Social Protection Briefing Note No. 2.
Many different organizations and specialists talk about universal social protection. But their vision of how to achieve it is very different. In this briefing note, we will look at how two of the main actors in this debate, the World Bank and the International Labour Organization (ILO) look at the issue so that we better understand how the two interpretations differ.