Global March

Supporting Action Against Child Labour in Asia

Asia-Pacific region records the second highest prevalence of child labour in the world, with estimated 62 million children aged 5-14 years said to be working for their survival. Millions have never been to school not enrolled in school and many dropout of the school every year. Although there has been […]

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Accelerating Progress in Ending Child Labour in Africa

Africa has the largest number of child labourers; 72.1 million African children are estimated to be in child labour and 31.5 million in hazardous work. While some progress was still reported in rest of the world between2012-2016, reductions in child labour in Sub-Saharan Africa were stalled. The agriculture sector accounts […]

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Advocating for Decent Work for Youth and Eradicating Child Labour in Latin America

Latin America region records the third highest prevalence of child labour in the world, with estimated 17.5 million children aged 5-14 years said to be working for their survival of which 11 million are in child labour and the remaining 6.5 million in hazardous work. In comparison with other regions, […]

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Ending Child Labour in Supply Chains

Child labour denies girls and boys their rights and often child labour may be involved in many supply chains such as in agriculture and fishing, manufacturing and mining, services and construction, and even at a global or national scale. Child labour is mostly hidden and multinational enterprises may be linked […]

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Girls Advocacy Alliance

Girls Advocacy Alliance (GAA) program is a 5-years program (2016-2020) of Plan Nederland, Terre des Hommes Nederland and Defence for Children-ECPAT Nederland, funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA). Global March Against Child Labour (Global March) is the technical implementing partner of GAA at Asia, Netherlands and International […]

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Alliance 8.7

With 152 million child labourers and 40 million people in modern slavery, it has become imperative that the efforts are accelerated to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal Target 8.7. Alliance 8.7 is a global partnership for eradicating forced labour, modern slavery, human trafficking and child labour around the world. The […]

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