Publications on child labour

2018

  1. Convening Stakeholders to Develop and Implement Strategies to Reduce Child Labor and Improve Working Conditions in Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining (CARING GOLD MINING PROJECT): Project fact sheet

    07 February 2018

    The CARING GOLD MINING PROJECT in the Philippines will address the problem of child labour and poor working conditions in artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) operations by supporting the sector towards setting-up of legal and regulated Peoples’ Small Scale Mines (Minahang Bayan) that are compliant with environmental, health and labour standards.

  2. Third-party monitoring of measures against child labour and forced labour during the 2017 cotton harvest in Uzbekistan

    01 February 2018

    This report has been prepared by the International Labour Office pursuant to an agreement between the ILO and the World Bank to carry out third-party monitoring of the World Bank-financed projects in agriculture, water and education sectors in Uzbekistan. Third party monitoring was undertaken and reported on also in 2015 and 2016. The ILO is grateful for the cooperation of the tripartite constituents of Uzbekistan in the monitoring and assessment process. The ILO has tried to reflect the constructive comments and input received from national governmental and non-governmental organizations, including civil society representatives, throughout the process. In line with the request of its partners in Uzbekistan the report contains a number of concrete suggestions for further opportunities, including cooperation involving the ILO and the World Bank. The ILO alone is responsible for the conclusions in this report.

  3. A series of impact stories and best practices on promoting decent work for domestic workers - ILO Jakarta special edition

    23 January 2018

    This special edition of “Human Stories and Best Practices” documents and compiles strong efforts, commitments, ownership as well as inspiring and life changing stories on the recognition and promotion of decent work for domestic workers.

  4. Eliminating child labour in Indonesia: 25 years of support

    23 January 2018

    This short publication intends to highlight on the longterm partnership that the ILO has established with its constituents and key stakeholders by revisiting some of the milestones achieved, lessons learnt, and challenges ahead.

2017

  1. Ukraine: National Child Labour Survey 2014-2015 - Analytical Report

    12 December 2017

    This report contains the results of the survey on child labour in Ukraine conducted by the Ukrainian Centre for Social Reforms, State Statistics Service of Ukraine and the Centre «Social Monitoring» with the technical assistance of the ILO.

  2. 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery - Europe and Central Asia Regional Brief

    14 November 2017

    This brief summarises key results from the 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery for the Europe and Central Asia region

  3. 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery - Asia and the Pacific Regional Brief

    14 November 2017

    This brief summarises key results from the 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery for the Asia and the Pacific region

  4. 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery - Arab States Regional Brief

    14 November 2017

    This brief summarises key results from the 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery for the Arab States region

  5. 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery - Americas Regional Brief

    14 November 2017

    This brief summarises key results from the 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery for the Americas region

  6. 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery - Africa Regional Brief

    14 November 2017

    This brief summarises key results from the 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery for the Africa region