Publications on child labour

2018

  1. Jamaica Youth Activity Survey 2016 Report

    27 April 2018

    The Jamaica National Youth Activity Survey (JYAS) 2016 is the product of a partnership between the Statistical Institute of Jamaica and the International Labour Organization (ILO). It is the first stand-alone survey of children’s activities conducted nationally. The main objective of the survey is to collect comprehensive information on children’s engagement in economic activities.

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

    20 April 2018

    Within the framework of the Regional Refugee Response and Resilience Plan (3RP), the ILO has adopted a development-focused and employment-driven strategy to support host communities and refugees in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey. It aims to preserve social and economic stability and enhance resilience at the national level, in line with national plans and chapters of the 3RP. Embedded in the principles of decent work, the ILO strategy builds on its core mandate to promote employment, social dialogue, social protection and international labour standards.

  3. World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL) 2018: Generation Safe & Healthy

    12 April 2018

  4. Ethiopia National Child Labour Survey (NCLS) 2015

    05 April 2018

    The Ethiopia NCLS 2015 was conducted by the Ethiopia Central Statistical Agency (CSA) in May 2015 and collected information on the demographic characteristics of the population, including their education, health, employment, migration, and housing characteristics. The Ethiopia NCLS 2015 is second of its kind and it covered 721 enumeration areas both in urban and rural settings with a total of 21,300 households interviewed having at least one target child aged 5 to 17 years.

  5. Third-party monitoring of measures against child labour and forced labour during the 2017 cotton harvest in Uzbekistan

    01 February 2018

    This report has been prepared by the International Labour Office pursuant to an agreement between the ILO and the World Bank to carry out third-party monitoring of the World Bank-financed projects in agriculture, water and education sectors in Uzbekistan. Third party monitoring was undertaken and reported on also in 2015 and 2016. The ILO is grateful for the cooperation of the tripartite constituents of Uzbekistan in the monitoring and assessment process. The ILO has tried to reflect the constructive comments and input received from national governmental and non-governmental organizations, including civil society representatives, throughout the process. In line with the request of its partners in Uzbekistan the report contains a number of concrete suggestions for further opportunities, including cooperation involving the ILO and the World Bank. The ILO alone is responsible for the conclusions in this report.

  6. A series of impact stories and best practices on promoting decent work for domestic workers - ILO Jakarta special edition

    23 January 2018

    This special edition of “Human Stories and Best Practices” documents and compiles strong efforts, commitments, ownership as well as inspiring and life changing stories on the recognition and promotion of decent work for domestic workers.

  7. Eliminating child labour in Indonesia: 25 years of support

    23 January 2018

    This short publication intends to highlight on the longterm partnership that the ILO has established with its constituents and key stakeholders by revisiting some of the milestones achieved, lessons learnt, and challenges ahead.

2017

  1. Ukraine: National Child Labour Survey 2014-2015 - Analytical Report

    12 December 2017

    This report contains the results of the survey on child labour in Ukraine conducted by the Ukrainian Centre for Social Reforms, State Statistics Service of Ukraine and the Centre «Social Monitoring» with the technical assistance of the ILO.

  2. 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery - Europe and Central Asia Regional Brief

    14 November 2017

    This brief summarises key results from the 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery for the Europe and Central Asia region

  3. 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery - Asia and the Pacific Regional Brief

    14 November 2017

    This brief summarises key results from the 2017 Global Estimates of Child Labour and Modern Slavery for the Asia and the Pacific region