A Regional Study on Child labor in Arab Countries, in Partnership with LAS, ACCD, ALO and ILO
In the implementation of the recommendations of the Arab Childhood, ACCD is cooperating with the League of Arab States (LAS), the International Labor Organization (ILO) and Arab Labor Organization (ALO), to prepare a regional study on child labor in Arab countries, which importance is stemming from the difficulty of the current status, especially with the political implications and social changes and its impacts on child labor; all indicators confirm the increasing rates of Arab child labor in cases of displacement and asylum and non-enforcement of international laws and resolutions
In this context, a preparatory meeting was held between the partners at the headquarters of LAS on the 10th of May 2016 to develop the conceptual framework, the methodology and timetable for the implementation of the study, as well as the distribution of roles and responsibilities among partners.
Date: 10 May 2016
ACCD is an Arab non-governmental organization that has a legal entity and functions in the field of childhood. ACCD was established in 1987 upon the initiative of HRH Prince Talal Bin Abdul Aziz, the ACCD's President, and a resolution issued by the Arab League’s Conference on “Childhood and Development” that was held in Tunisia in 1986… read more