Resources on child labour in agriculture

2012

  1. Workshop Report

    National Stakeholder Workshop to develop an agriculture data collection instrument for child labour in the small-scale fishing and aquaculture sector Report - Cambodia, 23 August 2012

    01 August 2012

  2. Good practice

    Format to identify and document good practices on child labour in agriculture: Labour saving technologies and corporate social responsibility in tobacco production, Tanzania

    01 April 2012

    Format to identify and document good practices on child labour in agriculture: 1. It?s all about community: Working together to improve occupational health and safety through child labour monitoring systems; 2. Labour saving technologies and corporate social responsibility in tobacco production

  3. Publication

    Pilot Survey 2010: Working Children in Dry Fish Industry in Bangladesh

    01 March 2012

    To undertake this survey, the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics and ILO-IPEC with other stakeholders jointly identified the Dry Fish Industry located in selected five coastal districts of the Bay of Bengal. The aim of the survey was to investigate the forced labour of children and its measurement on the basis of certain indicators such as unfree recruitment, work imposed, freedom of work, dependency, coercion/ penalty etc. in line with ILO Conventions C 29 and C 105.

  4. Brochure

    Project Brief: Combating Child Labour in Central Asia - Commitment becomes Action PROACT CAR Phase III

    01 February 2012

2011

  1. Publication

    Rapid assessment of child labour in the agricultural sector in Central and North East Districts of Botswana

    30 December 2011

    This report provides the number, proportion and gender composition of children working in the agricultural sector. Establishes geographical distribution of children working in the Central and North East Districts. Determines the context in which work is carried ou and establishes conditions under which work is carried out. Identifies the dangers which children are exposed to. Determines the importance of income earned by children and establishes the type of contractual arrangements of the parents.

  2. Rapid assessment

    Ghana - Rapid Assessment of Alternative or Additional Livelihood for Cocoa Farmers in the Western Region of Ghana

    01 December 2011

    The study sought to identify viable alternative or additional livelihood sources for cocoa families in some districts in the Western Region of Ghana using social survey research methods particularly focus group discussions.

  3. Publication

    Research to identify practical measures to enhance productivity in cocoa growing communities in Ghana

    01 December 2011

    The final document duly edited will be provided later.

  4. Publication

    Education Needs Assessment in Target Cocoa Growing Communities (including coverage of migrant children)

    01 November 2011

    The final document duly edited will be provided later.A needs assessment was carried out to identify the main issues that keep children out of school in the target project districts and to design appropriate interventions. The study involved a qualitative research that used secondary data, including literature review of legislative, policy and programme documents related to education to ascertain the state of education in Ghana.

  5. Good practice

    Thailand: Owning up to safe work - How employers learned the value in protecting young employees

    01 October 2011

    Format to identify and document good practices on child labour in agriculture.

  6. Good practice

    Philippines: The WIND towards safety - Reducing occupational safety and health (OSH) hazards in family farming

    01 October 2011

    Format to identify and document good practices on child labour in agriculture.