Sweat & Toil: 2018 Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor

Sweat & Toil: 2018 Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor
Title:
Sweat & Toil: 2018 Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor
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Table of Contents

FOREWORD

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

PURPOSE OF THIS REPORT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

RESEARCH FOCUS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Country Coverage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Population Covered . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Reporting Period. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Type of Work . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

STRONG ENFORCEMENT: A CRITICAL TOOL FOR COMBATING CHILD LABOR . . . .3

Good Laws: A Necessary Precondition . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

Capacity-Building: Fuel For On-The-Ground Change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7

The Importance of Partnerships . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9

Moving the Ball Forward on Enforcement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

ESPACIOS PARA CRECER: EDUCATION TO END CHILD LABOR . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

Promising Beginnings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16

Keys to Success . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

A Bright Future . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

THE YEAR IN REVIEW: STRIVING TO MATCH REALITY TO ASPIRATIONS . . . . . . .23

Meaningful Efforts. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

Major Gaps. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32

THE U.S. EXPERIENCE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34

The Federal Minimum Ages for Work . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

Wage and Hour Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37

Employment and Training Administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37

2018 IQBAL MASIH AWARD CO-RECIPIENTS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38

TERESA MARTINEZ ACOSTA. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39

STEPHANIE ODEGARD . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40

REFERENCES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41

APPENDIX 1: ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43

APPENDIX 2: DEFINITIONS RELATED TO CHILD LABOR . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46

APPENDIX 3: ILO CONVENTIONS RELATED TO CHILD LABOR. . . . . . . . . . . . . 49

APPENDIX 4: HOW TO READ A COUNTRY PROFILE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50

APPENDIX 5: COUNTRY ASSESSMENT CRITERIA. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54

COUNTRY ASSESSMENTS, BY ASSESSMENT. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56

COMPARISONS IN ASSESSMENTS FROM 2017 TO 2018, BY COUNTRy. . . . . . 61

APPENDIX 6: LAWS AND RATIFICATIONS, BY COUNTRY. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66

Table of Contents 2018 FINDINGS ON THE WORST 

APPENDIX 7: REFERENCE MATERIALS KEY CONCEPTS AND DEFINITIONS . . . . . . . . . . . . 76

APPENDIX 8: RESEARCH FRAMEWORK AND ORGANIZATION OF COUNTRY PROFILES. . . . . 85

APPENDIX 9: TDA GUIDANCE QUESTIONS . . . . .94

REFERENCES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .98

COUNTRY PROFILES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .101 

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$23.00
International Price:
$32.20
Publisher:
Labor Dept., Bureau of International Labor Affairs, Office of Child Labor, Forced Labor, and Human Trafficking
Key Phrases:
  • Annual Reports, Labor Department
  • Child Labor
  • Human Trafficking
  • Worst Forms of Child Labor
  • 2018 Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor
Weight:
0.8125
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Discount
Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Record Creation Date:
09/24/2019
Last Status Update:
10/15/2019
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