Events on forced labour

February 2024

  1. © Rod Waddington 2024

    Achieving SDG Target 8.7: Research to action on child labour and forced labour

    28 February 2024

    Save the date to join us in this critical discussion on achieving SDG Target 8.7 through the transformative power of research and informed action.

April 2023

  1. AUC-ILO Africa Forum on Child Labour “Harnessing Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives to address Child Labour”

    26 April 2023

    The main objective of the event is to support the implementation of the African Union’s “Ten Year Action Plan to Eradicate Child Labour, Forced Labour, Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery”.

December 2022

  1. Launch of the new ILO Forced Labour Observatory

    2 December 2022

    The ILO will launch a new database on forced labour on the occasion of the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery on Friday 2 December

September 2022

  1. © ILO 2024

    How to fight the rise of modern slavery

    14 September 2022

    This episode of the ILO's monthly live show discusses latest estimates on modern slavery, the Global Accelerator on Jobs and Social Protection for Just Transitions, to be presented at the UN General Assembly and the implications of the climate emergency for the world of work.

June 2022

  1. ILO-IOM-IPA collaborate to expand the evidence base on child labour, forced labour, and human trafficking to achieve policy impact

    27 - 29 June 2022

    The International Labour Organization (ILO), International Organization for Migration (IOM), and Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) join forces to host a conference on 27-29 June 2022 showcasing new research findings on child labour, forced labour, and human trafficking.

May 2022

  1. 5th Global Conference on the Elimination of Child Labour

    15 - 20 May 2022

    The Government of South Africa will host the 5th Global Conference on the Elimination of Child Labour.

March 2022

  1. SDG Open Hack: End forced labour and child labour

    25 March 2022

  2. Unpacking concepts of freedom and unfreedom in the world of work

    25 March 2022

    A series of special lectures and panel discussions presented by Work in Freedom programme.

  3. Zero tolerance for child labour, forced labour and human trafficking

    2 - 3 March 2022

    A meeting organized by Alliance 8.7's pathfinder countries to demonstrate that "zero tolerance" of the worst forms of human exploitation is a shared responsibility.

August 2021

  1. National Webinar to launch the Reporting on forced labour and fair recruitment: An ILO toolkit for Nepali Journalists

    13 August 2021

    The toolkit provides information and advice to media professionals on how to report accurately and effectively on forced labour and fair recruitment.