ECLT Foundation 2015 Annual Report

ECLT Foundation 2015 Annual Report

Jackie Lalley, July 26, 2016 Download the annual report and learn about the critical gains made in 2015. Read More

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The ECLT Foundation 7-year Strategic Plan

The ECLT Foundation 7-year Strategic Plan

Jackie Lalley, May 25, 2016 New ECLT Foundation 7-year Strategic Plan: Building Synergies for a Significant Reduction in Child Labour by 2022. Read More

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Global Goals 2015 Slider 1

Global Goals 2015 Slider 1

Nicholas McCoy, December 8, 2014 The ECLT Foundation joins delegates from around the world in attending the Sustainable Development summit in New York to witness the adoption of the 2030 Sustainable Develop Agenda. Read more.

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2015 ECLT Pledge Slider

2015 ECLT Pledge Slider

Nicholas McCoy, December 10, 2014 December 10th, 2015 marked the first anniversary of the shared Pledge of Commitment and Minimum Requirements on combatting child labour, signed by ECLT Foundation members. Learn more.

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Malawi Slide

Malawi Slide

camille, February 27, 2013 We convened more than 350 stakeholders Malawi to effect positive changes related to child labour in agriculture.

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Kyrgyzstan Slide

Kyrgyzstan Slide

camille, February 27, 2013 Our summer camps have hosted 200 children to get them out of the fields in Kyrgyzstan.

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  • The ILO-ECLT Public Private Partnership 2015-2018: Global guidance on hazardous child labour in tobacco growing

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  • New Resources on Child Labour & Youth Employment

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  • Focused interventions for greater occupational safety and health impact

    Focused interventions for greater occupational safety and health impact

    ECLTAdmin, October 25, 2016 In the midst of an international youth employment crisis and given the need for strong national frameworks for sustainable advances against child labour, the ECLT ...

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    Alliance 8.7 – Global efforts for coordination against child labour

    Alliance 8.7 - Global efforts for coordination against child labour

    Laura Collier, October 21, 2016 According to the most recent statistics from the ILO, there are still 168 million child labourers worldwide. More than half of these are working in ...

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    Getting back to school through football!

    Getting back to school through football!

    Laura Collier, September 30, 2016 Since last spring, more than 100 teens and their families have gathered on Sundays in San Jose de la Maquina, Guatemala for community football games.  ...

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    Solar Lamps Give Students an Extra Boost at Home in Uganda

    Solar Lamps Give Students an Extra Boost at Home in Uganda

    Laura Collier, August 31, 2016 255 children in districts where the REALISE Project is working in Uganda no longer have an excuse not to do their homework – and they’re ...

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    ECLT’s new projects in 2016: Malawi, Tanzania and Indonesia

    ECLT’s new projects in 2016: Malawi, Tanzania and Indonesia

    Laura Collier, July 29, 2016 Two ECLT Foundation’s new 2016-2017 project efforts aim to reach almost 10,000 farmers and children over the next two years in Malawi with the CLEAR ...

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    UNGC Leaders Summit: What Progress is Being Made?

    UNGC Leaders Summit: What Progress is Being Made?

    Sonia Velazquez, July 25, 2016 I would like to share some impressions on the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit which took place in New York City at the end of ...

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    Creating a Blueprint to Eliminate Child Labour in Agriculture in Uganda

    Creating a Blueprint to Eliminate Child Labour in Agriculture in Uganda

    Nicholas McCoy, June 19, 2016 Hoima District Uganda - From May 17 to 19, over 120 stakeholders gathered in the Hoima District in Uganda to take part in a conference titled ...

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    World Day Against Child Labour: Social Media Spotlight 2016

    World Day Against Child Labour: Social Media Spotlight 2016

    Laura Collier, June 30, 2016 During the month of June, the ECLT Foundation and our implementing partners spoke out about ending child labour in supply chains, the theme of the ...

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    Good Practices for Eliminating Child Labour in Agriculture

    Good Practices for Eliminating Child Labour in Agriculture

    Stephanie Garde, May 25, 2016 The ECLT Foundation is proud to announce the release of its first Good Practices Manual, which compiles 10 types of interventions that have been proven to ...

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  • Understanding Child Labour
  • ECLT Foundation Programmes
  • Zambia

    Zambia

    camille, July 24, 2013 In Zambia, according to a 2009 report, almost 1.3 million 5-14 year-olds were engaged in child labour—that’s 41% of all the children in this age range. Our projects raised awareness, ...

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    Guatemala

    Guatemala

    Nicholas McCoy, April 18, 2014 According to a 2011 National Survey of Guatemala’s Living Conditions, over 600,000 children ages 7 to 17 are engaged in child labour. Two out of three of them are in ...

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    Kyrgyzstan

    Kyrgyzstan

    camille, July 23, 2013 In Kyrgyzstan, one out of five children are involved in child labour. Our projects help families address this with micro-credits, vocational training, awareness, and community action. Read about 14-year-old Batma ...

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    Mozambique

    Mozambique

    camille, July 24, 2013 In Mozambique, one in five children ages 5 to 11 are engaged in child labour. Some of these children work long hours despite anti-child labour laws. Our projects are finding ...

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    Tanzania

    Tanzania

    camille, July 24, 2013 In Tanzania, 70.4% of children ages 5 to17 are engaged in economic activities—some working in remote rural areas in hazardous conditions. Our projects employ several awareness-raising strategies; including helping community ...

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    Malawi

    Malawi

    camille, July 24, 2013 In Malawi, over 1.4 million children are economically active—and 95% of them work in the agriculture sector‎. Our projects are tackling child labour on multiple fronts—including renovating schools and providing ...

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    Philippines

    Philippines

    camille, July 24, 2013 Tobacco is grown in many areas of the Philippines. Our project set out to raise awareness on child labour—through the media, giving communities recording equipment, and local meetings. Communities began ...

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    Uganda

    Uganda

    camille, July 24, 2013 In Uganda, 2 million children in child labour were engaged in hazardous work—25% of the children in child labour. To make a brighter future, one of our projects provided a ...

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