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5 child labour resources, explained simply

5 child labour resources, explained simply

29 March 2021

Do you want to learn more about child labour, but don’t know where to start? Welcome to the unofficial crash course on child labour issues. Choose your own adventure by…

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6 Pledge makers pushing for Human and Labour Rights Standards

6 Pledge makers pushing for Human and Labour Rights Standards

3 December 2021

Setting legal boundaries for child labour and providing grounds for national and international actions to end it. We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities,…

How FAO is stepping up against child labour in agriculture

How FAO is stepping up against child labour in agriculture

2 November 2021

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is a United Nations organization based in Italy. Leveraging the impetus provided by the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour, FAO is stepping up its efforts to strengthen the capacities of…

How to remove child labour from the cocoa supply chain

How to remove child labour from the cocoa supply chain

28 October 2021

Practical examples by 4 pledgemakers that are making change in the sector We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities, organizations, tripartite partners, and many…

How education and academia can end child labour in 7 examples

How education and academia can end child labour in 7 examples

27 September 2021

Ending child labour can start with education We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities, organizations, tripartite partners, and many more are joining the global…

5 more Pathfinder Countries leading the fight against child labour

5 more Pathfinder Countries leading the fight against child labour

22 September 2021

How to design a country-specific approach to ending child labour We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities, organizations, tripartite partners, and many more are…

How COVID-19 is affecting work against child labour

How COVID-19 is affecting work against child labour

31 August 2021

These 6 stakeholders are offsetting the negative impacts of the pandemic and focusing on the ultimate goal: ending child labour by 2025 We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how…

These 6 Pathfinder Countries are taking immediate actions against child labour

These 6 Pathfinder Countries are taking immediate actions against child labour

12 August 2021

Tripartism engagement is all about exchanging experiences and good practices We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities, organizations, tripartite partners, and many more are…

5 pledge makers ending gender norms, discrimination and child labour

5 pledge makers ending gender norms, discrimination and child labour

26 July 2021

It’s time to recognize the equal worth of girls and boys and counter gender bias for certain types of work We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN…

5 pledge makers against child labour in mining

5 pledge makers against child labour in mining

26 July 2021

Mining is a hazardous industry that can involve long hours underground, taxing manual labour, and toxic chemicals We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities,…

3 Dutch pledge makers are collaborating to end child labour

3 Dutch pledge makers are collaborating to end child labour

5 July 2021

How one country is moving toward a common goal in 2021 “One thing is completely clear: only by joining forces can we take the next steps in the fight against child labour.” – Monique Bijen, Senior Policy Officer, Ministry of…

6 pledge makers guiding us toward a world free from child labour

6 pledge makers guiding us toward a world free from child labour

1 July 2021

Technical assistance, multi-stakeholder coordination, and global leadership are the key elements of these 2021 Action Pledges We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities, organizations,…

4 stakeholders focusing on child labour in supply chains

4 stakeholders focusing on child labour in supply chains

25 June 2021

The link between child labour and global supply chains is often indirect – that’s why we need multi-stakeholder solutions We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies,…

5 facts about child labour in India

5 facts about child labour in India

24 June 2021

In India, inequality, lack of educational opportunities, slow demographic transition, lack of decent work and social protection, traditions and cultural expectations all contribute to the persistence of child labour.  Child labour and exploitation doesn’t only pose a threat to national…

6 examples of a multi-stakeholder approach to ending child labour

6 examples of a multi-stakeholder approach to ending child labour

24 June 2021

Global organizations are working with the private sector to eradicate child labour from supply chains; here’s how We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities,…

These 4 countries are taking action against child labour

These 4 countries are taking action against child labour

14 June 2021

How governments can use the tools at their disposal to save millions of children We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities, organizations, tripartite partners,…

Pick your challenge, help end child labour

Pick your challenge, help end child labour

11 June 2021

Building global information systems and promoting lifelong learning in Africa Are you an innovator? Are you passionate about new ideas and creative solutions? Are you dedicated to making a social impact and accelerating action toward the SDGs? Help end child…

5 takeaways from the 2021 Global Estimates on child labour

5 takeaways from the 2021 Global Estimates on child labour

10 June 2021

Why there is still hope for millions of children around the world Today, 10 June, the ILO and UNICEF jointly published a report on child labour around the world – the latest updates, the scale and characteristics, and changes over…

These 3 stakeholders are ending child labour in agriculture

These 3 stakeholders are ending child labour in agriculture

10 June 2021

Creative ideas on how to address the problem in the most-affected sector We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received so far. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities, organizations, tripartite partners,…

How to share your 2021 Action Pledge

How to share your 2021 Action Pledge

9 June 2021

Are you wondering how to communicate about your pledge? If so, you’re not alone. As awareness of the International Year continues to increase, we want to help you better understand how you can successfully share your 2021 journey. What is…

How stakeholders are taking action against child labour

How stakeholders are taking action against child labour

8 June 2021

Innovative ideas on how to empower children, work with partners, and prevent unintended consequences We’re highlighting some of the 2021 Action Pledges we’ve received so far. Get inspired by these short stories about how governments, UN agencies, NGOs, universities, organizations,…

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