Characterization of child labor in the canton of Limón, Costa Rica

Friday, June 11, 2021

The objective of this study is to provide empirical evidence that allows identifying the main risk factors to determine priority areas of the Limón canton in which local interventions are designed and established to accelerate the prevention and elimination of child labor.

Implementation of Child Labor Risk Models in nine Latin American and Caribbean countries

Friday, March 26, 2021

This document systematizes the implementation of risk models in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Jamaica, Mexico and Peru, with the aim of highlighting the experience and providing elements for future applications. The document describes the processes and actions carried out from the conception of the idea to its execution, identifying the challenges, learning and good practices of the process in each country.

Design and implement local surveys to identify children and adolescents at risk or in child labor in the territories indicated by the MIRTI

Monday, March 15, 2021

This guide aims to provide practical guidelines and instruments to collect information on children and adolescents in child labor or at risk, and on the main characteristics of their families in the territories indicated by the Child Labor Risk Identification Model (MIRTI ) locally.

The guide is aimed at city councils or local governments of the countries that have implemented MIRTI.

Good practices

We have selected a series of good practices of child labour prevention and elimination according to our 8 acceleration factors.

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Value Chain


Youth employment


Indigenous People

Information Technologies


Caja de herramientas