What is Social Protection?

Informal social protection

"Informal social protection (ISP) is structured by social relations. Care and support is provided to family, community and group members through social structures and social networks”.

Source: DFAT. 2014. "Informal social protection: Social relations and cash transfers." <https://dfat.gov.au/about-us/publications/Documents/informal-social-prot.... Accessed 8 January 2020.