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Child Labour Strategic Plan for Agricultural Extension Services (2013-2020)

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GUIDE/MANUAL

This document provides contextual information pertaining to child labor, with a focus on the agriculture industry. The Strategic Plan provides a framework for the Ministry of Food and Agriculture's child labor intervention in the context of the National Plan of Action for the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour in Ghana (NPA 2009-2015). The strategic plan, a result of a consultative and technical process, identifies results, resources required and roles that the stakeholders in the agricultural sector will play in its implementation. 

Project Topics
Health effects
Reduced learning opportunities
Child Labor
Hazardous child labor
Occupational Safety and Health
Cultural norms
Poverty
Limited access to education
LABOR ISSUES
VULNERABILITIES TO LABOR EXPLOITATION
IMPACT OF EXPLOITATION
Economic Sector
AGRICULTURE
Fishing
Crops
Forestry
Livestock
Intervention Type
Awareness-raising
Capacity building - Government
Coordination
Economic empowerment
Labor monitoring systems
Livelihoods services
Policy strengthening
Training
Goods
Bananas
Cassava
Citrus Fruits
Cocoa
Palm Fruit
Corn
Pineapples
Rice
Rubber
Poultry
Grantee
International Labor Organization (ILO)
Author
Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), Ghana
Research Type
Quantitative research
Qualitative research
Language
English
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