Below you can see archived news items from before 2009. See also latest news here.
Response to Plan International report
27 August 2009
Plan International has published a report on the tobacco industry titled: ’Hard work, long hours, and little pay’ highlighting conditions for children in Malawi.
2008 Annual Report
27 August 2009
The 2008 Annual Report has been released. It covers the Foundation’s activities, includes project progress and includes the financial accounts for 2008.
2008 Partner Workshop in Geneva
23 February 2009
A Partner Workshop was held in December 2008 in Geneva.
ECLT 2007 Annual Report
17 July 2008
The 2007 Annual Report has been released. It covers the Foundation’s activities, provides an update on project results over the year and includes the financial accounts.
World Day Against Child Labour: Press Release
7 June 2007
ECLT joins forces with the International Labour Organization (ILO), IUF and global agricultural agencies to call for action to end child labour in tobacco and agriculture.
Project partner workshop in Tanzania
22 March 2007
A first-ever, meeting of ECLT partners was held in Tanzania, Dar es Salaam, in September 2006 to share good practice.
ECLT Foundation Annual Report, 2003-2004
2 June 2005
The 2003-2004 Annual Report has been released. It covers the Foundation’s activities, provides an update on project results over the two years and includes the financial accounts.
18 May 2004
The first ever workshop on child labour in tobacco-growing in Mozambique was held from 12 to 14 May 2004 in Chimoio, Manica province.
ECLT Foundation Annual Report, 2001-2002
24 April 2003
The Annual Report 2001 – 2002 has been released, and describes the Foundation’s origins, values and activites. It also includes the financial accounts.
Launch of ECLT: Press Release
8 April 2002
A unique alliance of toabacco companies, growers’ associations and unions get together to address the challenge of child labour in tobacco growing. ECLT launched in Geneva, Switzerland.