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12 Sept: ILO/WHO Initiative on Social Protection FloorKnowing that more than 1.4 billion people still struggle to live on less than $1.25 a day (World Bank), it is obvious that much more must be done to eradicate the scourge of extreme poverty.
The International Labour Organization (ILO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) coordinate the Social Protection Floor Initiative (SPF-I) as a joint UN effort to build a global coalition committed to supporting countries in building national social protection floors for their citizens.
The NGO Commitee for Social Development is engaged in an online campaign in support of this initiave. Please visit the link below. More information at ngosocdev.net
More information: http://www.gopetition.com/petitions/signature-campaign-social-protection-floor.html See All News