ILO Child Labour Project in BARMM

Project Fact sheet: Achieving reduction of worst forms of child labour in support of education targeting agricultural sector in the BARMM region

The ILO and the Government of Japan through the ILO-Japan Multi-bilateral Programme have partnered to reduce the worst forms of child labour in the agricultural communities in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM).

This project fact sheet describes the project's interventions for the reduction of worst forms of child labour in the newly created Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM). The project aims to continue to build the capacity of government, social partners, civil society organizations, community members and extension workers. It will be implemented in the following provinces of BARMM: Lanao del Sur and Maguindanao – predominantly agriculture base with the higher number of smallholder farmers.