Publications on child labour


  1. The COVID-19 pandemic could increase child labour in Latin America and the Caribbean

    11 June 2020

    ECLAC and the ILO presented a new document in wich they alert that the pandemic will exacerbate existing vulnerabilities, including an increased risk of child marriage, child labour, and teenage pregnancy.

  2. World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL) 2020: Activities around the world

    11 June 2020

  3. COVID-19: Protect children from child labour, now more than ever!

    26 May 2020

    COVID-19 presents unprecedented risks to the rights and safety and development of children. World Day Against Child Labour 2020 calls upon countries and organizations to focus on the needs of the most vulnerable during crisis management and recovery.

  4. World Day Against Child Labour 2020 - Illustrations

    20 May 2020

  5. Support the World Day Against Child Labour on social media!

    20 May 2020

  6. World Day Against Child Labour 2020 Illustrations

    20 May 2020

  7. COVID-19 impact on child labour and forced labour: The response of the IPEC+ Flagship Programme

    20 May 2020

    What is the real impact of COVID-19 on child labour and forced labour? How the ILO has repurposed its resources and operations to mitigate the devastating effects of the pandemic? How the international community can contribute to this effort?

  8. Measurement, awareness-raising and policy engagement project: MAP16

    04 May 2020

  9. A legal review of national laws and regulations related to child labour in Myanmar in light of international laws and standards

    12 March 2020

    This study seeks to assess whether the existing national legislation is comprehensive enough to address child labour issues in Myanmar, with a special attention to the worst forms of child labour.

  10. Third party monitoring of child labour and forced labour during the 2019 cotton harvest in Uzbekistan

    05 February 2020