Projects: forced labour
Action to prevent and prosecute human trafficking in Guatemala
1 October 2012 - 30 September 2014
The project aims to enhance the institutional capacities of key stakeholders to enforce the new TIP legal framework, through a victim-centered approach, providing protection and assistance to victims of TIP and forced labor and to those groups most vulnerable to exploitation, especially indigenous peoples.
ILO / World Bank / Government of India Agreement – Technical Support on Rural Roads Maintenance
1 October 2012 - 31 July 2016
The ILO will provide technical assistance for developing and launching innovative and sustainable employment intensive rural roads maintenance systems for the project.
ILO/Japan Fund for Building Social Safety Nets in Asia and the Pacific (SSN Fund)
15 June 2011 - 31 December 2022
The SSN Fund aims to broaden the use of social safety nets through a wide range of projects to extend existing social security systems, promote occupational safety and health (OSH), develop human resources, strengthen labour inspection, eliminate forced labour and foster entrepreneurship. The Fund also responds to natural disasters by implementing crisis response activities in the affected areas to support disaster recovery.
Reducing Vulnerability to Bondage in India through Promotion of Decent Work
1 March 2011 - 30 November 2013
The overall objective of the project is to bring significant reduction in household vulnerability to bondage in India through an integrated approach to promote Decent Work
Combating the Worst Forms of Child Labour in Shrimp and Seafood Processing Areas in Thailand
31 December 2010 - 31 March 2016
The project aims to create an industry that is free of child labour and offers decent working conditions and opportunities.
Business Case Studies on Forced Labour
1 August - 31 December 2010
The overarching theme is that business can and must play a central role in fighting coercive labour practices. The broader aim of the project is to showcase the effective engagement of companies (both MNEs and their suppliers) as they address challenges that are faced by many companies in the global economy.
Tripartite Action to Protect Migrant Workers within and from the Greater Mekong Subregion from Labour Exploitation (GMS TRIANGLE project)
10 June 2010 - 31 May 2015
The GMS TRIANGLE project focused on reducing the exploitation of labour migrants by contributing to the development of legal and safe recruitment channels and improved labour protection mechanisms. It is currently continued through TRIANGLE in ASEAN programme.
Development of a comprehensive anti-trafficking response in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia - Second Phase
1 January 2010 - 31 December 2011
The project seeks to contribute to the progressive reduction of trafficking in human beings in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia through capacity building and provision of protection and assistance to actual and potential victims.
Eradicating forced labour from global supply chains through social dialogue
1 January 2010 - 31 July 2011
The project will strengthen management capacity of Brazilian suppliers and U.S. buyers to reduce risks of trafficking and forced labor, while enhancing the National Pact to Combat Forced Labor, launched in 2005.
Support to the Government of Zambia for the Implementation of Policy and the National Plan of Action against Human Trafficking
1 November 2009 - 31 October 2012
Recognising the value of coordinated and collaborative programmes of support to the Government of Zambia, the UN Country Team has established a joint programme against human trafficking, involving ILO, IOM, and UNICEF. The objective of this programme is to contribute to the protection of people (especially children and women) from the harmful effects of trafficking by supporting implementation of Government’s policy and action plan against trafficking.