Social protection has increasingly been accepted by key stakeholders at different levels as one of the effective tools in meeting basic needs, advancing people’s rights and well-being and also reduce inequality in society. At the international level, the Social Protection Floor Initiative (SPF) was introduced by the UN agencies and followed by the adoption of the SPF Recommendation at the 101 International Labour Conference in June 2012 and the formation of coalition of CSO to promote the implementation of SPF worldwide.
Monday, January 27, 2014 - 10:30 to Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 10:30
AMRC organised a Regional Researchers’ Meeting, during which partners from 7 countries jointly decided on the project framework, methodology and timeline. The purpose of this research project is to strengthen our partners’ existing work with women workers, by enabling them to gain a better understanding of women workers’ issues and realign their organising and capacity building strategies.
Monday, October 26, 2015 - 01:00 to Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 08:00
This conference will bring together AMRC's partners who have been working on organising, empowering and building leadership among women workers in Indonesia, Cambodia, Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, Myanmar, and the Philippines. The participation of grassroots women leaders will be prioritised, and women activists from other countries in Asia will also be invited to participate and share strategies, lessons and perspectives on gender and labour rights issues, as well as occupational safety and health, and social protection for marginalised women workers.