In the following interview Ralf Radermacher, Head of Sector Social Protection at giz:
Dear Community Members,
From a legal point of view, the concept of informality corresponds to the non-registration of an economic activity carried out by a person to the official registers.
The project "integrated project to support the empowerment of craftsmen of Côte d'Ivoire" implemented by AVSI, and closed at the end of 2017, aimed to support artisans mainly from the informal sector to improve their living conditions.
Large-scale shocks are becoming more numerous, frequent and long-term. Disaster risk management (DRM) and humanitarian practitioners commonly play a vital role already in addressing them.
We caught up with Rebecca Holmes, Senior Research Fellow for Social Protection, Gender and Livelihoods at Overseas Development Institute (ODI), to find out more:
On this International Women Day, let us advocate for more investments in gender-sensitive social protection systems, in particular for women and girls living in crisis contexts.