Social Security Concept & Trade Union
Social Security is a common effort of nation and its citizens to provide security to those under economic as well as social threat. It can be considered as an inseparable part of social justice. Social security is an extended form of social protection which is being provided by various concerned authorities of the country to reduce the risks as well as assuring compensation in times of needs. Nepalese Trade Unions have been putting their effort to establish social security system in Nepal and government also positively working on this issues since few decades. Recently Contributory Social Security Act – 2017 has been passed in Nepal. Social Security has been categorized as fundamental right by the Constitution of Nepal and hence is responsibility of the nation.