Comprehensive Social Security for the Indian Unorganised Sector: Recommendations on Design and Implementation

Anand Sahasranaman, Vishnu Prasad, Swati Grewal, Nikhil Tambi, Shahid Vaziralli, Camille Boudot-Reddy


This report  highlights challenges in the design and implementation of social security schemes in India, and draws out lessons for designing a comprehensive social security framework. The report delves into issues of ownership structure, program coverage, delivery architecture and specific design elements of individual social security products, namely life insurance, health insurance, and pensions.



Thematic Area

Financial Well-being and Social Protection