Child Labour resources

September 2020

  1. Employers reaffirmed their commitment to eliminate child labour

    The Employers Federation of Pakistan collaborated with Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and industry to conduct seminars on the “World Day against Child Labour” with the support of ILO under the Japan Government funded Project on “More and Better Jobs through Socially Responsible Labour Practices in Pakistan.

August 2020

  1. ILO Child Labour Convention achieves universal ratification

  2. Combating increased exploitation of children during the COVID-19 pandemic

    In conjunction with the commemoration of the National Children’s Day, relevant stakeholders, with support from the ILO, discussed intensified efforts to stop the exploitation of children in the country.

June 2020

  1. ENHANCE Project beneficiary testimonials

    Stories from beneficiaries of vocational training and education support from the ENHANCE Project

  2. ENHANCE Project Newsletter 7

    Seventh ENHANCE Project Newsletter, detailing project activities over the last 6 months.

  3. Indonesia strengthen its efforts to combat child labour as an impact of the pandemic

    To commemorate the World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL), relevant national stakeholders examined ways to tackle the threat of COVID-19 to the increased child labour.

  4. The fight of child labour in Timor-Leste starts from the families

    In conjunction with the commemoration of the World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL), the government of Timor-Leste called for the important role of the families in combating child labour, particularly during the pandemic.

  5. “A time of crisis, a time to act”

    "We will indeed take definitive action to ensure our future will be one that is absent of child labour". An opinion editorial by Ms Simrin Singh, Country Director, ILO Country Office for Sri Lanka and the Maldives.

  6. World Day against Child Labour 2020

    An advocacy-cum-awareness campaign for child labour elimination was organised jointly by ILO Project ‘Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work in Cotton Supply Chain Project’ and Government of Telangana on the occasion of World Day against Child Labour 2020.

  7. Faridkot Band on World Day Against Child Labour

    Faridkot, the psychedelic indie pop band, shares their concern about the risk of children being pushed into labour due to COVID-19 crisis. ‘Act now before it’s too late,” reiterates the group in this video.