Resources on trafficking in children


  1. Publication

    Child migration, child trafficking and child labour in India

    01 December 2013

    This study is an attempt to make an in‐depth enquiry into the phenomenon of child migration and trafficking of children in India, with poor children most frequently becoming child labourers, often under the most hazardous and exploitative conditions.


  1. Brochure

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

    01 February 2012


  1. Publication

    Be the change - Community mobilization pack

    01 October 2011

    This manual is the result of a collaborative effort between the International Labour Organization, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations Children¿s Fund (UNICEF) as part of the UN Joint Programme on Trafficking (UNJPT) in Zambia.


  1. Publication

    Child trafficking - Essentials

    01 November 2010

    This hand-out clarifies the concept of child trafficking including the labour dimension, and describes the nature of child trafficking and its appearances. It also offers short descriptions of effective responses in the world of work.

  2. Good practice

    Going the distance to stop child trafficking: Local vigilance committees

    01 May 2010

    In the fight against child trafficking in West Africa, local community volunteers are engaged in monitoring the wellbeing of children and mobilizing the communities to take action against trafficking. Since 2005, they have repatriated 430 children and more than 3,500 children have been re-enrolled in public school or vocational centres after being taken away from their homes for exploitative work.

  3. Good practice

    Are you listening? How the views of young people can impact government policies (Mekong Subregion)

    01 May 2010

    The perspectives and opinions of children and youth in the Mekong subregion have proven to be very valuable in the fight against trafficking.

  4. Good practice

    From bondage to schools in brick kilns

    01 May 2010

    School attendance among children of brick kiln workers in India has increased remarkably since 2009. This is a result of the Empolyers' Association's (CABMA) partnership with the ILO to promote the welfare of workers.

  5. Good practice

    Good practice on data collection

    01 May 2010

    Through its Statistical Information and Monitoring Programme on Child Labour (SIMPOC), IPEC assists countries in the collection, documentation, processing and analysis of child labour relevant data.

  6. Good practice

    Code of conduct: The contribution of the tourism industry in the fight against the commercial sexual exploitation of children

    01 May 2010

    As a response to the prevalence of child sex tourism in Costa Rica, the tourism industry has committed itself to protect children from sexual exploitation in travel and tourism.

  7. Good practice

    The Spring Rain Campaign: Promoting safe migration using the Railway Network

    01 May 2010

    An awareness raising campaign in railway stations in China has proven to be successful in warning migrants about the risk of being trafficked.