Myanmar Guide to Comprehensive International Labour Standards on Social Security

International labour standards are increasingly important in times of economic and social crisis. Significantly, standards relating to social security guarantees income security and health protection with benefits to ensure people have access to medical care and health services throughout their life. Social security is critical to increasing resilience, alleviating poverty and is a stabilizing economic force.

This guide provides an overview of three comprehensive ILO social security standards.

• Social Security (Minimum Standards) Convention, 1952 (No.102)
• Income Security Recommendation, 1944 (No. 67)
• Social Protection Floors Recommendation, 2012 (No. 202)