Bulgaria: Projects

Project title

Start date

End date

Donor

Combating Child Labour in selected Stability Pact countries: Capacity Building and Direct Action – Sub-regional Programme with Focus on the Worst Forms of Child Labour

1 February 2003

30 June 2008

Germany

Objective: By the end of this project (1), governments, workers’ and employers’ organisations, NGOs and other partners will have the technical skills and organisational capacity to formulate and implement policies, programmes and respective initiatives to prevent worst forms of child labour, to protect, withdraw, rehabilitate and reintegrate children in the worst forms of child labour or children at risk and (2)

information and knowledge on child labour will have been increased, experience and expertise will have been shared and utilised to generate and replicate good practices interventions at sub-regional level.

 

Trafficking and other Worst Forms of Child Labour in Central and Eastern Europe

30 September 2006

31 July 2010

United States

Objective: This project will contribute to the reduction and elimination of trafficking and other WFCL in Albania, Bulgaria, Kosovo (as defined by the UN Security Council Resolution no. 1244), Moldova, Romania and Ukraine. By the end of the project: (1) country wide upscaling of IPEC models of prevention / identification / referral and rehabilitation / tracking, through capacity building of institutions and greater involvement of employers will have increased the outreach of institutions to eliminate worst forms of child labour, (2) 4,500 children will have been either prevented or withdrawn from the Worst Forms of Child Labour in sectors/areas previously not addressed by IPEC interventions and (3) mainstreaming of WFCL into national policies and legislation, and awareness raising / mobilisation activities will have supported an increase of resources allocated to the elimination of the worst forms of child labour.

 

Upstream Activities for the Prevention and Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour (WFCL) in Central and Eastern Europe

08 December 2008

31 December 2010

Germany

Objective: By the end of the project governments, social partners and other key stakeholders will have taken full ownership of addressing child labour and the implementation of targeted activities has started.