|Document ID (ISN)||103087|
|Convention or series no.
||Investigating the Worst Forms of Child Labour No.15
||Mwami J.A., Sanga A.J., Nyoni J.
||Tanzania - Child labour in mining: A rapid assessment
||ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2002. xi, 64p. Illus.
||http://www.ilo.org/public/english/standards/ipec/simpoc/tanzania/ra/mining.pdf [in English]
||The mining sector in Tanzania has a high concentration of child labour. This study sets out to explore the following objectives: to find out the causes and incidences of child labour in the mining sector in Tanzania; to examine working conditions, characteristics and consequences of child labour in the mining sector; to propose intervention measures aimed at alleviating the child labour phenomenon. The approach used was the Rapid Assessment Methodology developed the ILO and UNICEF. Contents: background information; research methods and procedures; description of the study areas; nature and extent of child labour in the mining sector; working conditions; causes and solutions; conclusions.
||Tanzania, United Republic of; mining industry; child labour; ILO
||conditions of work; report on investigation; job study; questionnaire survey
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||ILO|
||Mines and quarries
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Mining and quarrying