Asian Development Bank, ADB
International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth, IPC-IG

Webinar presentation - Emerging practice on coverage and inclusion of migrant workers in social protection systems in Asia-Pacific during COVID-19

Slides presentation from the webinar held in 18 May 2021.

This webinar discussed the importance of social protection and emerging practice on coverage and inclusion of migrants in Asia-Pacific’s social protection systems. The discussion outlined the role of regional cooperation networks in increasing access to social protection by migrants, measures adopted by specific countries, and implications involving migrants´ access to vaccines.

This webinar was also part of a series on economic migration that the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is hosting under its role as the current senior chair of the Multilateral Development Banks (MDB) Platform on Economic Migration and Forced Displacement. The platform seeks to foster strategic alignment, operational collaboration, and knowledge sharing among the MDBs.