Wednesday, January 22, 2020
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Social protection is a right to all workers - APACSUN

The Africa Public and Civil Service Unions Network (APACSUN) said social protection is a basic right to all workers, which would enable them to cope with life’s risks. The Network said a large proportion of workers in the informal sector in Africa were not covered under the social security system. The problem was due to poor and limited benefits resulting from bad investments and poor management of funds by pension administrators. A communique issued at the end of the Second Strategic meeting in Accra and copied to the Ghana News Agency on Tuesday, said there was some attempts at ensuring reforms for successful pension, which did not make adequate provisions for cross cutting issues. Read More