Main strategic objectives of the work developed by ACTION/Portugal in Angola:

  • The process of extending compulsory social security, especially to workers in the informal economy.
  • Assistance to the implementation of the National Policy for Social Action through the capacity building of the national social protection institutions responsible for its implementation.
  • Supporting the implementation of a social protection statistics system covering both contributory and non-contributory social protection schemes.

An active and coordinated network between the following key partner institutions:

Social Partners:

Workers’ organizations:

  • Força Sindical Angolana (FSA-CS)
  • Central Geral de Sindicatos Independentes e Livres de Angola (CGSILA)

Employers’ organisations:

  • Associação Industrial de Angola (AIA)

Contribution to the SDGs – Agenda 2030

Visit the ILO Dashboard for more data on the Social Protection situation in Angola.

For more information:

Denise Monteiro, ILO project coordinator in Angola