Publications on child labour


  1. Child labour in cotton - A briefing

    26 July 2017

  2. ILO IPEC+ Flagship Strategy - International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour and Modern Slavery

    06 June 2017

  3. Agricultural Sub-Sector Child Labour Surveys. Children working in the cultivation and processing of Inland Fishing Stocks, Sugarcane, and Beans and Pulses in Myanmar

    27 April 2017

    This research study is intended to stimulate a broader discussion on the cause and consequences of child labour in agricultural sub-sectors in Myanmar. As one of the few systematic investigations into children working in agricultural sub-sectors, evidence will inform policy and programmatic strategy.

  4. Background Report for the National Action Plan on child labour in Myanmar - An overview of issues to be considered in the development of the NAP

    27 April 2017

    In order for the NAP to provide lasting changes in the lives of children and young people, the demographic, socio-cultural and economic characteristics described here must be taken into consideration when formulating the NAP and designing its strategies.

  5. World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL) 2017: In conflicts and disasters - Protect children from child labour

    20 April 2017

  6. Brief: The ILO Response to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

    03 April 2017

    As part of the wider UN response to the Syrian refugee crisis, the ILO has adopted a development-focused and employment-driven strategy to support host communities and refugees so as to maintain and reinforce the social and economic stability of the affected neighbouring countries (Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey and Egypt). This addresses in particular the key strategic direction of the 3RP of investing in livelihoods and employment opportunities to better equip refugees and host community members to provide for themselves and their families.

  7. Malawi: 2015 National child labour survey report

    17 March 2017

    The 2015 National Child Labour Survey (NCLS) was a nationwide survey designed to collect data on demographic and socio-economic characteristics of working children aged 5-17 years. It is a second national child labour survey conducted in the country. The first survey was conducted in 2002.

  8. Project Updates - My-PEC Newsletter - Volume No. 5 (July - December 2016)

    06 March 2017

  9. Inputs for reflection in the Americas

    22 February 2017

    Preparatory Meeting of the Americas to the IV Global Conference on Sustained Eradication of Child Labour Buenos Aires, February 22-23, 2017

  10. Follow-up to the resolution concerning decent work in global supply chains: Roadmap for the programme of action

    20 February 2017

    This document presents a roadmap for the implementation of the programme of action on decent work in global supply chains, as requested by the decision of GB.328/INS/5/1(Add.1)