Inclusive Social Security Policy Forum

We are a network and space for civil society organisations, development practitioners and researchers across the Middle East and North Africa. Together, we make the case for inclusive social security. 

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Shaping the Future of Inclusive Social Security: ISSPF Regional Conference in MENA

The ISSPF Regional Conference on Inclusive Social Security: Towards a Working Agenda in the MENA Region is a distinctive event set to unfold in Amman, Jordan, from September 19th to 20th, 2023. The conference will serve as a dynamic platform crafted by the Inclusive Social Security Policy Forum (ISSPF) to challenge prevailing narratives and advance the cause of inclusive social security throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Through three interactive roundtable discussions, the conference will strive to create a shared agenda for MENA civil society organizations around key areas such as the role of international financial institutions,

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Interactive Costing Tool for Inclusive Social Security

Shifting the paradigm in the MENA region begins with a vision. Policymakers and the public must be able to imagine what an inclusive social security system could look like and what it might cost.  

The social security costing tool calculates the cost of inclusive social security in each country in the MENA region. It is free and easy to use.


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