Report: 2021 Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor

This report (PDF, 1332 pages) focuses on the efforts of certain U.S. trade beneficiary countries and territories to eliminate the worst forms of child labor through legislation, enforcement mechanisms, policies and social programs.   

The report presents: 

  • Findings on the prevalence and sectoral distribution of the worst forms of child labor in each country. 

  • Country-specific suggestions for government action (since 2009). 

  • Individual country assessments that identify where Significant, Moderate, Minimal, or No Advancement has been made (since 2011). 

The resource is designed for foreign governments, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), academics, and policymakers working on labor and human rights issues domestically and abroad. Learn more.