Publications on child labour

2020

  1. Virtual Press Briefing on ILO Convention 138

    23 November 2020

    Media coverage report

  2. Myanmar signs up to key international convention on minimum working age ahead of the World Day Against Child Labour

    23 November 2020

    Media coverage report

  3. Music against Child Labour Initiative - Manifesto

    17 November 2020

  4. Music against Child Labour Initiative - Manifesto

    17 November 2020

  5. Frequently asked questions - Issue paper on COVID-19 and fundamental principles and rights at work

    16 November 2020

  6. Issue paper on COVID-19 and fundamental principles and rights at work

    07 October 2020

    For the millions of workers already in vulnerable situations, the COVID-19 crisis can have devastating consequences: their fundamental rights at work are under threat, pushing them and their families towards greater insecurity. Safeguarding and extending fundamental principles and rights at work will therefore be critical to the success of both immediate and longer-term responses to the crisis in the world of work.

  7. IPEC+ Global Flagship Programme Implementation

    03 July 2020

  8. COVID-19 and child labour: A time of crisis, a time to act

    12 June 2020

    With the COVID-19 pandemic, we face the risk of reverting years of progress. We may see an increase in child labour for the first time in 20 years. This is why ILO and UNICEF decided to look into the ways the crisis is affecting child labour.

  9. 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.

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

    11 June 2020