Social Protection

Social Protection for Homebased Workers

Social Protection capacity building trainings are done using a guide “Social Protection for Homebased Workers” an illustrative training manual developed for home-based workers in Africa.

Social Protection is a collection of benefits that provide workers with security against life cycle, economic or environmental risks and vulnerabilities.

Social Protection is a human right and labour right that consists of policies and programmes designed to protect people from shocks and stresses throughout their lives. It can include safety nets, social insurance schemes, labour market regulations or facilitated access to essential services.

Social Protection has 3 components;