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Indicator Discrimination Participation Accountability Source

A4.1.1.

What is the legal minimum age of employment? Is it the same as the maximum age of completion of compulsory education?

      ILO Minimum Age Convention; Articles 7 (3), (Revised) European Social Charter; Article 7 (f), Protocol of San Salvador. Linked to: Economic obstacles (Accessibility).

A4.1.2. 

% Children under minimum legal age of employment working in practice

by age

by gender

by region

by rural/urban

by minority

by income

  Is there a monitoring body inspecting child labour? ILO Minimum Age Convention; Articles 7 (3), (Revised) European Social Charter; Article 7 (f), Protocol of San Salvador. Linked to: Economic obstacles (Accessibility).

A4.1.3.

Have measures been taken to combat child labour? Are these measures addressed to parents, employers, other?

by region

    Article 13 (2), ICESCR; Article 28 (1), CRC; Article 17 (2), (Revised) European Social Charter; Article 13 (3), Protocol of San Salvador; Article 11 (3), African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child. Linked to: Economic obstacles (Accessibility).

A4.1.4.

Do families rely on their children for their subsistence?

by region

    Article 13 (2), ICESCR; Article 28 (1), CRC; Article 17 (2), (Revised) European Social Charter; Article 13 (3), Protocol of San Salvador; Article 11 (3), African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child. Linked to: Economic obstacles (Accessibility).

A4.1.5.

Are there special measures to include child labourers in education and find solutions for them and their families? Do schools in rural areas adapt their schedules during harvest seasons?

by region

    Article 28 (1) (e), CRC; Article 11 (3) (d), African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child. Linked to: Economic obstacles (Accessibility).

A4.1.6.

Are non-formal forms of schooling available for child labourers?

by region

  Is there a monitoring body controlling whether minimum educational standards are met and that education conforms with human rights standards in non-formal schools? Is there an accreditation system? % Non-formal schools outside the formal regulatory system?  Article 28 (1) (e), CRC; Article 11 (3) (d), African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child. Linked to: Economic obstacles (Accessibility).