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CATCH OF THE DAY

A Situational Analysis of Trafficking and Forced Labour in the Global Supply Chains of the Garment and Seafood Sector in Bangladesh, India and Philippines
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Pocket Book for Labour Inspectors on Child Labour and Trafficking of Children for Forced Labour

Pocket Book for Labour Inspectors on Child Labour and Trafficking of Children for Forced Labour
Annexure 2 Global March’s Ready Reckoner for child labour sensitization work shop for Department of Labour, Govt. of Karnataka

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Country Report 2006 – Niger

Country Report 2006 – India, Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Niger, Chile and Central America : A Review of Child Labour, Education and Poverty Agenda
Niger

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Country Report 2006 – Costa Rica

Country Report 2006 – India, Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Niger, Chile and Central America : A Review of Child Labour, Education and Poverty Agenda
Costa-Rica

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Country Report 2006 – Chile

Country Report 2006 – India, Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Niger, Chile and Central America : A Review of Child Labour, Education and Poverty Agenda
Chile

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Country Report 2006 -Central America

Country Report 2006 – India, Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Niger, Chile and Central America : A Review of Child Labour, Education and Poverty Agenda
Central-America

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Country Report 2006 -Bangladesh

Country Report 2006 – India, Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Niger, Chile and Central America : A Review of Child Labour, Education and Poverty Agenda
Bangladesh-report

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Country Report 2006 – India

Country Report 2006 – India, Bangladesh, Costa Rica, Niger, Chile and Central America : A Review of Child Labour, Education and Poverty Agenda
India-report

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South Asian March Against Child Trafficking-2007

South Asia has emerged as the hub of human trafficking, especially the trafficking of children. It is a source, destination and transit area. Poverty, illiteracy, regional imbalances, lack of good governance in certain regions, absence of strong legislations and effective enforcement, large-scale corruption in the border areas, demand for cheap

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Nepal March for Education 2009

South Asia is home about one-quarter of the world’s out-of-school population. India and Pakistan together account for 14 million out-of-school children, with another 2 million in Bangladesh and Nepal according to UNESCO Global Monitoring Report 2009. Only one country, Maldives was close to achieving EFA Development Index (EDI), and five

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Brief Guide to Garment Manufacturing and Child Labour in Garment Sector in India

Brief Guide to Garment Manufacturing and Child Labour in Garment Sector in India
Brief Guide-GarmentManufacturing&ChildLabour in GarmentSector in India

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Garment Stakeholders Forum on Child Labour

Garment Stakeholders Forum on Child Labour
Garment Stakeholders Forum on Child Labour

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Comparison of the Social Compliance Standards in Garment Sector

Comparison of the Social Compliance Standards in Garment Sector
Company Code of Conduct

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South Asia Regional Consultation on Child Labour in Agriculture and Allied Activities

Of 215 million child labourers in the world, most child labourers aged 5 and 17 years old are in agriculture (60%) compared to some 26% in services and 7% in industry (Accelerating action against child labour, ILO Report 2010). Child labour in agriculture is hazardous: children work long hours, use

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The Beginners Guide to Child Labour in Cottonseed Farms

The Beginners Guide to Child Labour in Cottonseed Farms
The Beginners Guide to Child Labour

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Garment Sector Child Labour Forum

Garment Sector Child Labour Forum
Report-GarmentSectorChildLabourForum

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Made by Children

Made by Children
Report-Made by Children

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Dirty Cotton: A Research on Child Labour, Slavery, Trafficking and Exploitation in Cotton and Cotton Seed Farming in India

The Global March Against Child Labour’s research study “Dirty Cotton” A Research on Child Labour, Slavery, Trafficking and Exploitation in Cotton and Cotton Seed Farming in India was launched by Mr Guy Ryder, Deputy Director General, International Labour Organization (ILO) at New Delhi, India. Also present were Mr Virendra Kasana,

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INTERNATIONAL CONSULTATION ROADMAP 2016 AND THE GARMENT MANUFACTURING SECTOR

INTERNATIONAL CONSULTATION ROADMAP 2016 AND THE GARMENT MANUFACTURING SECTOR
REPORT-Internation Consultation

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FROM FARMS & FIELDS TO CLASSROOMS

Recognising that firstly, agricultural child labour is a multi-faceted problem, among others a manifestation of the poor state of rural areas in terms of poverty, inadequate public infrastructure, etc. and the marginalisation of farmers, workers and their families in the agricultural supply chain due to weak and fragmented farmer’s organisations,

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CHILD LABOUR IN COCOA FARMING IN CÔTE D’IVOIRE

The document is a result of a scoping mission undertaken by Global March Against Child Labour with the objectives of gaining on ground experiences through interactions with the key stakeholders and community members on the situation of child labour in Côte d’Ivoire, identifying the key strengths and gaps and proposing

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Resource Book: For Labour Inspectors on Child Labour and Trafficking of Children for Forced Labour

Child labour is an impediment for national development posing a grave threat to the well being of children and perpetuating the vicious circle of poverty and illiteracy. The magnitude of the issue of child labour calls for concerted efforts from all stakeholders for successful alleviation.
Training Manual Labour Inspectorare (Karnataka)

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IEC material on garment workers’ rights

Absence of decent working conditions and fundamental rights at work may lead to dissatisfaction in employees in any sector and adversely affect the productivity. Garment manufacturing sector is no exception. This IEC material is aimed at garment workers’ sensitisation and awareness on their rights.
Annexure 6 IEC-material-for workers’ sensitisation (English

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MACRO ANALYSIS OF SHIFTING GARMENT MANUFACTURING UNITS WITH SPECIAL FOCUS ON CHILD LABOUR

This study was undertaken to examine the effects of shifting garment manufacturing units on labour dynamics and working environment. The study focused on garment units that have shifted in the last three years in NCR, Bangalore and Ludhiana. In order to understand the changes in labour dynamics factory managers as

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HANDBOOK FOR PARLIAMENTARIANS FOR PREVENTION OF CHILD LABOUR

Child labour is rst and foremost a form of abuse against its most immediate and frequent victims, namely children. The repercussions of child labour are damaging to the physical, mental, social, spiritual and moral wellbeing of children. Child labourers are forced to work for long hours in repetitive jobs, all

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Toolkit: Not Made by Children

“Not Made by Children” is a campaign by Global March Against Child Labour aiming to contribute to the elimination of the worst forms of child labour and trafficking in the garment sector in India by supporting socio-economically viable and sustainable solutions to improve inspection and monitoring in the garment supply

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Tackling Child Labour and Protecting Young Workers in Domestic Work: A Resource Manual

The Resource Manual is a comprehensive document on the issue of engagement of children in domestic work that is intended to provide support to organisations ranging from trade unions, child rights organisations and others to take action against child labour in domestic work and to protect young domestic workers of

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SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS OF CHILD LABOUR IN DOMESTIC WORK IN TOGO

Togo, one of the most widespread forms of child labour and what constitutes the greater exploitation of the latter is the domestic work. All regions are affected by the phenomenon and have become the source areas providing children for domestic work. This phenomenon affects the most vulnerable children. Download in

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SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS OF CHILD DOMESTIC LABOUR IN PANAMA

The office of the Comptroller General of the Republic of Panama, through the National Institute of Statistics and Census, has carried out four surveys on child labour in the years 2000, 2008, 2010 and 2012. These surveys have been institutionalised in assistance with the Ministry of Labour and Labour Development.

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Policy Paper: Out-of-School Children and Child Labour

Global March Against Child Labour releases its policy paper on ‘Out-of-School Children and Child Labour’. The paper focuses particularly on the ‘hard-to-reach’ children and within them child labourers. The document also explores the major obstacles to attaining universal primary education and the elimination of child labour.
Policy-Paper

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ECONOMICS BEHIND FORCED LABOUR TRAFFICKING

Comprehensive Case Studies of Child Domestic Labour and Commercial Sexual Exploitation
Trafficking of human beings is an organised targeted crime in order to lead or drive a human being into exploitative conditions with the aim to make profits (MHA Advisories, 2013). Millions of children and young women are trafficked around

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Need Gap Analysis of Child Domestic Labour in Bangladesh

The report carries out a situational analysis of child domestic labour along with cross linking themes of trafficking and associated gender based violence in the country. The situational analysis captures elements like statistics, demographics, push and pull factors for these phenomenon etc. The second part of the report focuses on

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Need Gap Analysis of Child Domestic Labour in Pakistan

The report carries out a situational analysis of child domestic labour along with cross linking themes of trafficking and associated gender based violence in the country. The situational analysis captures elements like statistics, demographics, push and pull factors for these phenomenon etc. The second part of the report focuses on

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Need Gap Analysis of Child Domestic Labour in India

The report carries out a situational analysis of child domestic labour along with cross linking themes of trafficking and associated gender based violence in the country. The situational analysis captures elements like statistics, demographics, push and pull factors for these phenomenon etc. The second part of the report focuses on

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Hidden Slavery – Child Domestic Workers

The incidence of Child Domestic Labour is quite significant in Bangladesh as in many other developing countries. Historically more girls are employed in domestic service. Because of its nature and circumstances, CDL is susceptible to becoming a worst form of child labour. Many children in domestic labour are very young,

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Training Manual for Community Based Natural Resource Management

The training manual seeks to equipped trainers, working in a rural contexts, with information and skills to carry out activities related to community based natural resource management. These activities range from raising awareness about natural resource depletion, to facilitating discussions surrounding equitable use of natural resources, to approaching government and

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Compilation of Good Practices for Advocacy on Child Labour in Domestic Work

The Good Practices Manual has been compiled for advocacy on addressing child labour in domestic work in 10 countries, where Global March and partners are present.  This Manual supports and brings forth ideas and practices of civil society, particularly Global March members and partners who are working towards the protection

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