Child Labour resources

October 2000

  1. Ridding the global economy of child labour

    ILO supported Regional Meeting with experts from 16 countries seek the answer to how to banish child labour from the global economy.

  2. ILO Strategists Chart New Ways to Combat Child Labour

    New ILO strategies to combat child labour will be the focus at a regional meeting attended by experts from 16 countries.

  3. The real price of gold: child labour in small-scale mining

    This video, produced by the Occupational Safety and Health Center of the Department of Labor and Employment, takes a look at children, mostly boys, working in small-scale gold mines. These children are put at risk of many hazards, among them workplace accidents, poor health conditions associated with exposure to mercury and acids, and inadequate nutrition and time for studying.

September 2000

  1. South Asian Subregional Trade Union Workshop on Child Labour in Plantations

    South Asian subregional meeting of trade unions on child labour in plantations

April 2000

  1. Thais Mobilize to Combat the Worst Forms of Child Labour

    The ILO brings together hundreds of specialists in a national workshop to determine what steps Thailand must take to eliminate the worst forms of child labour and to ratify the ILO Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention (No. 182).

March 2000

  1. ILO/Japan Asian Regional High-level Meeting on Child Labour

    Asian regional high-level meeting on child labour, under ILO/Japan project

  2. ILO/Japan Asian Regional High-Level Meeting on Child Labour

    High-level policy makers from 15 Asian States meet to determine what further urgent steps need to be taken to halt the worst forms of child labour.

January 2000

  1. Trafficking in children in Asia: a regional overview

    A regional overview of trafficking in children in Asia.

December 1999

  1. Opening Address to ILO/MOLSW National Tripartite Workshop on the ILO Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138)

    by Ms Mitsuko Horiuchi, Regional Director, ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

November 1999

  1. Cambodia labour experts mobilize for children

    Cambodias decision-makers gather in Phnom Penh for a series of meetings on international child labour law organized by the ILO Asia-Pacific office.