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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Mozambique Slider

Mozambique Slider

Matthew Winer, February 6, 2014 In Mozambique, 4,500 children received quality services and will no longer be engaged in hazardous child labour by 2016.

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World Day 2014 Slider

World Day 2014 Slider

camille, June 11, 2014 This year, we joined advocates around the world in drawing attention to the right of every child to social protection. Learn more here.

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World Day Against Child Labour: 12 June 2014

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    REALISE Project Helps Working Youth Achieve their Dreams

    Stephanie Garde, October 17, 2014 Realizing Livelihoods Improvement through Savings and Education (REALISE) project in Uganda is working to withdraw 240 children, ages 15-17, from the worst forms of child ...

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    European Day of Foundations and Donors Raises Awareness on Foundations’ Work

    European Day of Foundations and Donors Raises Awareness on Foundations’ Work

    Daria Cibrario, October 1, 2014 In honor of The European Day of Foundations and Donors, we sat down with Innocent Mugwagwa, ECLT Foundation Senior Programme Manager, to find out how ...

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    #UpForSchool, #EducationCountdown Mobilize Efforts for Children’s Education Worldwide

    #UpForSchool, #EducationCountdown Mobilize Efforts for Children’s Education Worldwide

    Sonia Velazquez, September 30, 2014 Despite efforts to improve access to quality education in countries across the globe, today 58 million children worldwide do not go to school. These children ...

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    Climate Change: A Key Challenge for Development

    Climate Change: A Key Challenge for Development

    Karima Jambulatova, September 22, 2014 This blog was co-authored by Daria Cibrario, ECLT Foundation Advocacy and Communications Officer. Every year, the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Swiss ...

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    A vocational training sewing class in Kyrgyzstan, part of IMPACT’s education efforts

    Actors of Change: Jeenbek Osmonaliev, APCR Chairman, IMPACT Implementing Partner, Kyrgyzstan

    Daria Cibrario, September 19, 2014 This is the fifth in a series of posts that aim to bring you the stories and faces of the leaders in the field implementing ECLT ...

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    REACT project staff visit a family community garden in Angonia District.

    Feedback on Baseline Survey Findings Triggers Dialogue on Child Labour in Mozambique

    Innocent Mugwagwa, August 21, 2014 From 30 June to 9 July 2014, an ECLT Foundation team travelled to Mozambique to share baseline survey findings on child labour in two tobacco-growing ...

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    Actors of Change: Khozapi Mtonga, Save the Children Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, Malawi

    Actors of Change: Khozapi Mtonga, Save the Children Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, Malawi

    Daria Cibrario, July 31, 2014 Khozapi Mtonga is Monitoring and Evaluation Officer for the ECLT Foundation-sponsored Child Labour Elimination Actions for Real Change (CLEAR) project in Malawi, which is implemented ...

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    UNCTAD Public Symposium Discusses Trade and Development Policies in the Post-2015 Landscape

    UNCTAD Public Symposium Discusses Trade and Development Policies in the Post-2015 Landscape

    Daria Cibrario, July 28, 2014 The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) is a Geneva-based international organization that, since 1964, provides a forum for discussion on how to ...

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    Constructing a Comprehensive Post-2015 Development Agenda

    Constructing a Comprehensive Post-2015 Development Agenda

    Sonia Velazquez, July 17, 2014 In a recent blog, I described why a drastic reduction on child labour is the responsibility of multiple sectors, and why it should be at ...

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  • Understanding Child Labour
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  • 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

    Matthew Winer, 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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