Friday, June 14, 2019

Setting the pace for universalism, solidarity, redistribution and equity

BLOG: In 2016, the International Social Security Association (ISSA) published a ground-breaking report Ten Global Challenges for Social Security.The ISSA has published a follow-up report. Incorporating feedback provided by the region’s ISSA member institutions. The report takes stock of innovative administrative and policy solutions. Europe is dealing with complex technological, labour market, demographic and epidemiological transitions, which present challenges for the design, financing and policy priorities of social security systems. The nature of these top-four ranked challenges underscores that all social security systems are operating in a context of unprecedented uncertainty. In some cases this has necessitated a recalibration of the core objectives of social... Read More