Resources on child labour

June 2016

  1. Hazardous work list: Nepal

    Occupations / processes deemed hazardous for the employment of children in Nepal.

  2. Hazardous Work List: India

    Occupations/processes deemed hazardous for the employment of children in India

  3. Hazardous Work List: Sri Lanka

    Occupations/processes deemed hazardous for the employment of children in Sri Lanka.

  4. Hazardous Work List: Bhutan

    Occupations/processes deemed hazardous for the employment of children in Bhutan.

  5. Hazardous Work List: Bangladesh

    Occupations/processes deemed hazardous for the employment of children in Bangladesh.

  6. Hazardous Work List: Afghanistan

    Occupations/processes deemed hazardous for the employment of children in Afghanistan.

May 2016

  1. South Asia Legal Minimum Age for Employment

    Key national laws and legal provisions in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka as they relate to ILO Conventions No. 138 on Minimum Age to Employment and Hazardous Work.

March 2016

  1. India: Safety and health for sandstone mine workers (2016)

    A manual for ensuring safe workplaces for sandstone mine workers in India. The publication was prepared by the Centre for Workers’ Management for ILO-IPEC and IndustriALL Global Union with funding from Irish Aid.

December 2015

  1. Summary Report of the Expert Group Meeting To Review and Finalize the Regional Action Plan to End Child Labour

    On December 8-9, 2015, an Expert Group Meeting to review and finalize the regional action plan to end child labour was organized by SAIEVAC Regional Secretariat In collaboration with the SACG, (Supported by ILO and WINROCK International) in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The Summary report gives a brief overview of the meeting and the context in which it was organized.

  2. Meeting of Experts on Child Labour

    The Expert Group Meeting to review and finalise the regional action plan to end child labour in South Asia