"(A) set of policies and programmes aimed at preventing or protecting all people against poverty, vulnerability and social exclusion throughout their life-course, with a particular emphasis towards vulnerable groups."
Source: UNICEF. 2019. "Global Social Protection Programme Framework". New York: United Nations Children's Fund. <https://socialprotection.org/discover/publications/unicefs-global-social-protection-programme-framework>. Accessed 18 June 2020.