Social Protection

Building social protection floors
and comprehensive social security systems

Resource

The role of social protection in the elimination of child labour: Evidence review and policy implications

ILO ; UNICEF
2022
World
Report
English
children
20.05.2022
Consultations 462 / Download 573

Summary (English)

This new ILO-UNICEF report provides a rigorous review of what the latest research says about the power of social protection to combat child labour. Providing families with direct assistance to help them weather crises can help reduce negative coping strategies like child labour and child marriage.