Social Protection

World Bank Group

"Social protection and labor systems, policies, and programs help individuals and societies manage risk and volatility and protect them from poverty and destitution - through instruments that improve resilience, equity, and opportunity."

Source: WB. 2012. "Resilience, Equity, and Opportunity: The World Bank’s Social Protection and Labor Strategy 2012-2022". Washington: The World Bank. <>. Accessed 18 June 2020.