• Africa ESCR Platform


In response to the COVID -19 pandemic, the platform carried out an annual campaign on the right to social protection from July 2020 to June 2021.

Various advocacy activities at the national and regional levels were organised by our members. The platform has also issued different publications:

  • 24 February 2021: including a report (In French only) on the formal and informal social security systems in 6 countries represented in the platform 
  • 31 juillet 2020 - press release : Launch of our annual campaign on the occasion of the African Women's Day
  • 30 April 2020 - press release: Covid 19: States must put human rights at the heart of their responses to the crisis  
  • 20 May 2020: Webinar : the right to social protection put to the test by COVID-19: what lessons and perspectives for French speaking Africa ?