Enforcement of child labour standards
CRC Article = 32(2)(c)
States Parties are required to take measures for the implementation of the right of the child to protection against economic exploitation and from performing any work that is likely to be hazardous or to interfere with the child's education, or to be harmful to the child's health or development. States Parties are required, having regard to the relevant provisions of other international instruments, inter alia, to provide for appropriate penalties or other sanctions to ensure the effective enforcement of the provisions of Article 32. Relevant provisions of other international instruments include: Article 9 of ILO Convention No. 138 Concerning Minimum Age for Admission to Employment (1973); Article 3(1)(a) of ILO Labour Inspection Convention No. 81 (1947); Article 6(1)(a) of ILO Labour Inspection (Agriculture) Convention No. 129 (1969); and Paragraph 14 of ILO Recommendation No. 146 concerning the Minimum Age for Admission to Employment (1973).
Child labour Conditions of employment Economic exploitation Harmful work Hazardous work Hours of employment Minimum age(s) for admission to employment Trade unions