The Right to Social Security in the Constitutions of the World: Broadening the moral and legal space for social justice

ILO Global Study, Volume 1: EUROPE

This publication aims to take stock of the development of social rights and protections as reflected in the national constitutions across the world and to assess the value added by the constitutional guarantees of social security to the advancement of social justice in the twenty-first century.

It is dedicated to the ILO Future of Work Centenary Initiative and the worldwide celebration in 2019 of the 100th anniversary of the adoption of the ILO Constitution.