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10 ways you can help end child labour

10 ways you can help end child labour

8 June 2021

What is child labour? Child labour is work that is hazardous, demands too many hours, or is performed by children who are too young. Over 150 million children around the world are in child labourOver 70% of all child labour…

Ghana launches Trade for Decent Work Project to protect and enforce labour rights

Ghana launches Trade for Decent Work Project to protect and enforce labour rights

2 June 2021

Child labour in Ghana affects almost two million children. 21% of all children in Ghana aged 5 to 17 years are involved in child labour while 14% are engaged in hazardous forms of labour.It is within this context that the…

10 resources for a deeper understanding of child labour

10 resources for a deeper understanding of child labour

2 June 2021

1. 100 years of ILO action to tackle child labour Take a deep dive into this slideshow, which illustrates 100 years of action taken by the ILO to eliminate child labour. 2. COVID-19 and child labour: A time of crisis,…

5 facts about child labour in Latin America and the Caribbean

5 facts about child labour in Latin America and the Caribbean

2 June 2021

Child labour exists on almost every continent. In the Latin America and the Caribbean region, 10.5 million girls and boys are engaged in child labour. Here are five fast facts on child labour in Latin America and the Caribbean: 1.…

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