Topic outline

  • This course illustrates how agricultural programmes can help to prevent and reduce child labour in agriculture. It provides guidance at each stage of the programme cycle when integrating child labour concerns in agricultural programmes.

      • System Requirements

        The online version of this course runs on the latest versions of the major browsers, such as Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox and Apple Safari.

        The downloadable version only runs on Windows PC’s and no additional software is needed.

        • Audience

          The course will contribute to the capacity development of:

          • policy makers and advisors of agricultural related policy,
          • agricultural programme designers and implementers,
          • agricultural producer organizations,
          • agricultural researchers, and
          • agricultural statisticians,

          who wish and need to know more about tackling child labour in agriculture.

          • You will learn about

            • The types of entry point that may be used to address child labour within agricultural programmes and how these can impact child labour.
            • Identifying specific opportunities to integrate child labour concerns in existing and new agricultural programmes.
            • How to integrate child labour considerations into agricultural programme planning and formulation.

            • Course structure

              The course consists of  2  lessons, ranging from approximately  45  to  60  minutes duration each:

              • Lesson 1 – Identify entry points in agricultural programmes
              • Lesson 2 – Integrating child labour concerns in design and implementation

              • Partners

                International Labour Organization       Kingdom of the Netherlands

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