Clearinghouse Resource


The Department of Labor's Annual Report: Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor


U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of International Labor Affairs


Washington DC: U.S. Department of Labor

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2014, 1025 pages

Description of Resource

This report focuses on the efforts of certain U.S. trade beneficiary countries and territories to eliminate the worst forms of child labor through legislation, enforcement mechanisms, policies and social programs. The report presents: findings on the prevalence and sectoral distribution of the worst forms of child labor in each country; Country-specific suggestions for government action (since 2009); and individual country assessments that identify where Significant, Moderate, Minimal, or No Advancement has been made (since 2011).