News

2021

  1. News article about MAP16 efforts in Morocco

    Morocco reduces child labour”, reporting by La Croix

    09 April 2021

  2. UN Year: End Child Labour 2021

    Lokua Kanza: We can all act to ensure a better future for our children

    09 April 2021

    Congolese singer and songwriter, Lokua Kanza, will be one of the judges of the Music Against Child Labour Initiative’s global music competition, launched by the youth music organization Jeunesses Musicales International (JMI) in collaboration with the ILO. He says it’s time to act to ensure a better future for children, and called on musicians to raise awareness of child labour by taking part in the competition, which closes on 12 April.

  3. UN Year: End Child Labour 2021

    Juan Diego Flórez: Music offers hope to children

    07 April 2021

    The Music Against Child Labour Initiative's international song competition will be judged by celebrated opera singer, Juan Diego Flórez.

  4. News

    Switzerland and the ILO sign a new framework agreement

    01 April 2021

    The ILO also welcomes the announcement of Switzerland’s membership in Alliance 8.7

  5. Presentation

    Q&A: RTA Fellowships and Seed Grants - Webinar presentation

    29 March 2021

  6. Q&A

    Q&A: RTA Fellowships and Seed Grants

    29 March 2021

    The ILO project “From Research to Action”, in collaboration with IOM, will award 3 research fellowships and 10 seed grants.

  7. UN Year: End Child Labour 2021

    Ralph Johnson: Act now to protect our children

    18 March 2021

    The Music Against Child Labour Initiative's international song competition will be judged by Grammy Winner and founder of the band Earth, Wind & Fire, Ralph Johnson.

  8. UN Year: End Child Labour 2021

    Laura Pausini: Education and music empowers children

    10 March 2021

    The Music Against Child Labour Initiative's international song competition will be judged by Grammy and Golden Globe Winner, Laura Pausini.

  9. Funding opportunity for Junior Researchers

    Fellowships and Seed Grants for Junior Researchers

    03 March 2021

    What are your research ideas on child labour, forced labour, and human trafficking issues?

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    Voices

    A song to let children fly

    03 February 2021

    Sri Lankan music star Ridma Weerawardena talks about his hit song "Let them fly" and why he decided to join the fight against child labour. Read more on our new multimedia Voices platform.