Resources on child labour

August 2021

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    Sustainable cotton farming brings better lives for farmers and their families

    ILO is working with global fashion giant Inditex to reduce the vulnerability of cotton-farming families in India so that children can experience their childhood without work and the families are able to support themselves.

June 2021

  1. Brochure: The Asia Regional Child Labour (ARC) programme

    This two pager provides brief introduction of the ARC programme objectives and planned activities.

  2. Let us make a real difference for the most vulnerable children and their families!

    Ms Dagmar Walter, Director ILO India, was invited by Lok Sabha Secretariat Parliamentary Research & Training Institute for Democracies (Pride) to speak at a panel discussion on ‘World Day against Child Labour’.

  3. Teamwork begins by building trust

    This impact story captures ILO's efforts towards creating a multi-stakeholder platform for achieving SDG Target 8.7

May 2021

  1. Together we can eradicate Child Labour

    Ms Dagmar Walter, Director ILO India, spoke at the MoU signing event between the South Asia Initiative to End Violence against Children (SAIEVAC) and the International Labour Organization (ILO)

June 2020

  1. World Day against Child Labour 2020

    An advocacy-cum-awareness campaign for child labour elimination was organised jointly by ILO Project ‘Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work in Cotton Supply Chain Project’ and Government of Telangana on the occasion of World Day against Child Labour 2020.

  2. Faridkot Band on World Day Against Child Labour

    Faridkot, the psychedelic indie pop band, shares their concern about the risk of children being pushed into labour due to COVID-19 crisis. ‘Act now before it’s too late,” reiterates the group in this video.

  3. Webinar on COVID-19 Protect children from child labour, now more than ever

    ILO along with Ministry of Labour and Employment and VV Giri National Labour Institute worked organized a webinar on the occasion of World Day Against Child Labour.

  4. Act now, to protect children from child labour!

    Ms Dagmar Walter’s message on the occasion of World Day Against Child Labour, 2020 for protecting children from COVID-19 pandemic and its impact.

November 2019

  1. No social justice without achieving Target 8.7

    Ms. Walter Dagmar, Director, DWT South Asia and India, addresses the gathering on behalf of ILO’s Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, Ms. Tomoko Nishimoto at the inaugural session of the Asia Regional Conference on Alliance 8.7