ILAB in Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic


Title Amount Grantee Start Sort ascending End

Strengthening Worker Engagement, Empowerment, and Trust in the Dominican Sugar Sector (SWEET)

The SWEET project empowers sugarcane field workers in the Dominican Republic to improve their working and living conditions through increased use of formal and informal mechanisms, including legal assistance, social services, and grievance processes.

$3,000,000 Impactt Limited 12/15/2022 12/14/2026

Project to Reduce Child Labor and Improve Working Conditions in Agriculture in the Dominican Republic (FORMITRA)

This project supports the Dominican government’s efforts to combat child labor and strengthen labor law enforcement while helping businesses prevent, detect, and eliminate labor abuses in the agriculture sector. Building off the commitment of the Ministry of Labor and of a growing number of businesses, the project helps promote supply chains free of exploitative labor and a fair playing field for workers in the U.S. and around the world.

$5,000,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 12/08/2017 12/31/2022

Global Action Program (GAP) on Child Labor Issues

$15,900,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 10/31/2011 11/30/2017

Strengthening the Evidence Base on Child Labor Through Expanded Data Collection, Data Analysis, and Research-Based Global Reports

$5,028,453 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/29/2008 09/29/2013

Comply and Win Project (Cumple y Gana for Inspection)

$8,837,260 Foundation for Peace and Democracy (FUNPADEM) 09/29/2008 09/29/2012

Research on Forced Labor in the Production of Goods in Selected Countries: A Verite Multi-Stakeholder Initiative

$1,375,000 Verité 09/29/2008 09/29/2012

Combating Exploitive Child Labor Through Education in the Dominican Republic (Education/Youth Employment/Public Private Partnerships)

$4,000,000 DevTech Systems, Inc. 09/29/2007 09/29/2011

Working Together: Labor Rights for All (Todos y Todas Trabajamos: Derechos Laborales Para Todos y Todas)

$8,325,000 Catholic Relief Services (CRS) 09/29/2007 09/29/2013

Cultivar: Advancing Labor Rights in Agriculture

$2,749,000 Social Accountability International 09/29/2007 09/29/2011

Supporting the Time-bound Program for the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labor in the Dominican Republic (Phase II)

$2,625,900 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/29/2006 09/29/2010