Webinar presentation: Lessons learned from the COVID-19 crisis: moving towards inclusive social protection for persons with disabilities?
Slide presentation of the webinar held on 8 July 2021.
The webinar provided an updated overview of the trends in social protection response for persons with disabilities and the lessons learned about the readiness of social protection systems. It covered ongoing initiatives that can contribute to make social protection systems more supportive to persons with disabilities and more shock-responsive, also presenting a reflection on the evolution of engagement of persons with disabilities and their representative organisations and steps required to foster meaningful participation. The session also sought to provide an update about normative framework evolution and upcoming consultation on technical guidance development.