ILAB in Ethiopia



Title Amount Grantee Start Sort ascending End

She Thrives: Reducing Child Labor in Ethiopia’s Agricultural Sector using a Gender-Focused Approach

The She Thrives project seeks to build agency of vulnerable women and girls in the Ethiopian agricultural sector, change community social norms and traditions that uphold child labor and gender inequality, and transform laws, policies and institutions to be more gender equitable and support efforts to reduce child labor in Ethiopia.

$5,000,000 Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE) 12/07/2020 02/06/2025

Better Work - Ethiopia

Better Work is a comprehensive program that brings together all levels of the apparel industry to improve working conditions and respect of labor rights for workers, while boosting the competitiveness of apparel businesses. As a result of their participation with Better Work, export apparel factories in Ethiopia have improved compliance with labor law including issues of compensation, contracts, occupational safety and health and working time. By enhancing working conditions, Better Work Ethiopia increases the factories’ productivity and profitability.

$1,477,095 International Labor Organization (ILO) 11/19/2020 12/31/2025

Engaged, Educated, Empowered, Ethiopian Youth Project (E4Y)

$10,000,000 World Vision 12/15/2014 12/14/2018

Global Research on Child Labor Measurement and Policy Development (MAP 13)

$7,000,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 11/13/2013 11/14/2018

Ethiopians Fighting Against Child Exploitation (E-FACE)

$10,000,000 World Vision 12/01/2011 11/30/2015

Global Action Program (GAP) on Child Labor Issues

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

Combating Exploitive Labor Through Education in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, and Ethiopia Together (KURET)

$14,500,000 World Vision 09/29/2004 09/29/2009

International HIV/AIDS Workplace Education Program - Ethiopia

  • Develop comprehensive workplace-based prevention and education programs addressing behavior change, gender issues, and linkages with care and support services.
  • Assist governments, employers, and trade unions to develop and disseminate a national workplace policy statement to address issues stemming from the stigma and discrimination associated with HIV/AIDS.
  • Support the formation of tripartite advisory committees; organization of workshops to strengthen collaboration among stakeholders; and obtaining buy-in from stakeholders to plan and commit future resources to su

$949,432 International Labor Organization (ILO) 01/01/2004 12/31/2007

HIV/AIDS Workplace Education - Ethiopia

$859,987 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/29/2003 09/29/2008

Community Based Innovations to Combat Child Labor Through Education I & II (Circle I & II)

$8,085,000 Winrock International 09/29/2002 09/29/2008