International literature review and monitoring frameworks regarding social security of non-standard workers with a focus on platform workers

Client: ILO China and Mongolia
Years: 2020
Area of research: Europe, North America, Oceania

As part of the research project “Assessing China’s social security coverage of non-standard workers, with focus on platform workers, migrants and women and measures to close gaps and improve portability of social security benefits”, this study seeks to produce (1) an international literature review of social protection coverage of workers in non-standard forms of employment, with a particular focus on platform workers and relevant European experiences, and (2) a review of international statistical intruments for monitoring non-standard workers and their social protection coverage.