Employment, decent work and social protection
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Steering Committee
Members & Contributors
Name Organization
April AlconisCampaign for People's Goals for Sustainable Development
Carlos MarentesLA VIA CAMPESINA - International Peasant Movement
Cristina DiezInternational Movement ATD Fourth World
Katie EllisChronic Poverty Advisory Network
Larisa ZelentsovaInterregional Union of Life Help for Mentally Handicapped Persons
Matthew Reading SmithStakeholder Forum
Nicole CardinalSave the Children
Prince Bright AkinolaAfrican Youth Organization
Tcharbuahbokengo NFINNFederation of Environmental and Ecological Diversity for Agricultural Revampment and Human Rights (FEEDAR & HR)
Yossef Ben-MeirHigh Atlas Foundation

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Many countries around the world face severe challenges when it comes to developing the economic potential of their rural regions. Morocco is an interesting case in point.

To make progress, the coun...
High Atlas Foundation on 2:38 pm, 7 Nov, 2014
Stakeholder Forum has produced a 'Summary of targets from proposals in the SDGs e-Inventory under the OWG’s 19 Focus Areas'. A section is devoted to targets and indicators related to employment and ...
Stakeholder Forum on 6:29 am, 7 Apr, 2014
Suggestions for the resolution of the 52nd Session of the Commission for Social Development of the United Nations (11-21 February 2014, New York)

Human capital becomes the
main active of a territory, inexhaustible
financial resource for its
development and competitiveness
on the arena of prominent
nations and their successful
global compa...
Every territory should have resources for reproduction of human capital and for creation of attractive infrastructure for human life in harmony with nature.
The main task is to retain talents in the ...
Social protection is a right. It is a coherent, rights-based approach to social policy, ensuring people’s access to basic services and social guarantees. Basic social protection is not or hardly a...
International Movement ATD Fourth World on 10:46 am, 13 Mar, 2014
Social protection systems play an important role in poverty eradication and achieving inclusive development. Social assistance gives the poorest and most vulnerable a lifeline to maintaining a basic l...
The Campaign for People’s Goals for Sustainable Development reminds the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals that in order to achieve full employment, decent work for all and universa...
Earnings from labor make up the main source of income for the majority of the world’s population and yet people have to contend with poor labor conditions and payment. Many do not enjoy safe, decent...
Save the Children promotes a holistic post-2015 agenda that has poverty eradication at its core and is guided by universal, equitable and sustainable development approaches. This briefing highlights k...
Save the Children on 12:15 pm, 8 Jan, 2014
Jobs are increasingly centre-stage in national and international policy debates, in recognition of the transformative role employment and decent work can play in poverty reduction, development and soc...
Chronic Poverty Advisory Network on 10:31 am, 22 Nov, 2013
The challenge of improving the quality and quantity of employment is often seen as a task solely for Ministries of Labour. However, a key message from this guide is that this challenge cross-cuts gove...
Chronic Poverty Advisory Network on 10:30 am, 22 Nov, 2013
Unemployment is not problem of one country or another but is global issues.
Instead there are a range of biological, cultural, economic, social and psychological influencing factor most unemployment ...
African Youth Organization on 10:56 pm, 5 Oct, 2013
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