International Cooperation

SOLIDAR International Network works in more than 100 countries in the world together with independent, representative and accountable community-based organisations and social movements, social economy actors (namely workers’ cooperatives), independent trade unions and local NGOs committed to promote Freedom of Association as a right per se but also and especially as an essential pre-condition for the progressive realisation of Economic and Social Rights as enshrined in the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights) and the achievement of decent work and social protection for all.

In the framework of the 2030 Agenda, SOLIDAR International Network will keep working to contribute to the implementation of the decent work and social protection goals and targets to end poverty in all its forms everywhere.

Decent work and social protection goals and targets:

Goal 1. End poverty in all its forms everywhere1.3 Implement nationally appropriate social protection systems and measures for all, including floors, and by 2030 achieve substantial coverage of the poor and the vulnerable
Goal 3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages3.8 Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all
Goal 4. Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for allAll related targets
Goal 5. Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls5.4 Recognize and value unpaid care and domestic work through the provision of public services, infrastructure and social protection policies and the promotion of shared responsibility within the household and the family as nationally appropriate
Goal 8. Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all 8.5 By 2030, achieve full and productive employment and decent work for all women and men, including for young people and persons with disabilities, and equal pay for work of equal value
Goal 10. Reduce inequality within and among countries10.4 Adopt policies, especially fiscal, wage and social protection policies, and progressively achieve greater equality

All ongoing work