Social protection


  • Contributing to the definition and implementation of appropriate and integrated social protection systems

    Contributing to the definition and implementation of appropriate and integrated social protection systems. Despite international advocacy for social protection, a number of issues are still subject to debate. How to define and finance a social protection floor? What does universality mean in terms of social protection?
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  • Employment in the Southern Mediterranean: A renewed priority following the Arab Spring

    The AFD-CMI partnership on employment and social protection: a quick response capability... AFD is the leader for three programs at the CMI on water resource management (with Plan Bleu), urban transport, employment and social protection... Following a first workshop on emergency social measures held in Tunis in June 2011 at the request of national authorities, a new CMI program on employment and social protection was jointly approved with Southern partners in November 2011. This new program, which meets the requests that were made, aims to define active employment policies comprising different aspects, such as promoting SMEs or self-employment, vocational training, high labor intensive public works programs, labor market information and functioning and specific instruments for access to employment, such as specialized centers, incentive programs and social networks
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  • 20 years on the ground in Laos

    7 million euros for health and social protection. 75 million euros lent by PROPARCO for private investment projects
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  • Events

    Maryse Dugué, Head of AFD's Health and Social Protection Division. Agora Mode d'emploi GDF Suez
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  • Video library

    This program is now declined in other countries." 10 years of health social protection in Cambodia", by Gret-videos + Last update in January 2015
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  • Video library

    This program is now declined in other countries." 10 years of health social protection in Cambodia", by Gret-videos + Last update in January 2015
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  • Workshops on access to and retention in high-quality employment for women in Tunisia

    Supporting the formalization of work and access to social protection. A workshop organized at the Tunis agency on 19 January also provided the opportunity to look more closely at the recommendations of the study with other AFD partners (Ministry of Vocational Training and Employment, IFT, GIZ, IRD, IRMC, CRES, Mercy Corps)
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  • Events

    Following the opening ceremony presided over by the French President, four workshops were organized during this day and focused on food security, with Pierre Jacquet, AFD's Chief Economist as rapporteur, infrastructure investments, with the participation of Dov Zerah, AFD's CEO, social protection for, all and innovative financing
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  • Our action for health

    The chaotic story of a Syrian refugee in Jordan is told by Pierre Salignon, project manager at AFD's Health and Social Protection Division... Pierre Salignon, Project Manager, Health and Social Protection Division, AFD
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  • Measuring development

    Measurement of social cohesion, weight of inequalities, social protection, social movements. It involves exploring the empirical and theoretical link between the quality of the social network of a community (slum, city, region, country) and wealth distribution within this community
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