HED 431 Ecology of the Global Textile and Apparel Complex
HED 891B Ecological Analysis of Textiles and Apparel Production and Consumption
Last modified:  October 12, 2004

by M. Suzanne Sontag
contact: sontag@msu.edu

Child Labor
Abolishing Extreme Forms of Child Labour -  Information Kit (ILO, 1998)
The Apparel Industry and Codes of Conduct: A Solution to the International Child Labor Problem? (US DOL-Bureau of International Labor Affairs, no date (field visits in 9/96))
Business for Social Responsibility - see Issue Areas and Issue Briefs
Child Labour - International Labour Organization (ILO)
        Labelling Child Labour Products, 2002
        C29 Forced Labour Convention, 1930
        C138 Minimum Age Convention, 1973
        C182 Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999
        Map of countries that have ratified ILO Convention No. 182
        UN ILO Ratification of Conventions by country
        UN ILO Progress in Ratification
        UN International Labour Organization (ILO) Conventions
Child Labor -- OSHA Regulations (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health--NIOSH, 1996)
IPEC Implementation Report, 2002  (ILO) (IPEC = International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour)
Fields of Hope -- Child Labor in Agriculture, detail by country
Oslo Conference on Child Labour--Agenda for Action (ILO,1997)
RUGMARK Foundation
RUGMARK International
UN Children's Fund (UNICEF)
UN Committee on the Rights of the Child
UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
US Department of Labor--International Child Labor Program
Voices of Youth--Children at Work (UNICEF)