ILAB in Guatemala

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Improving Labor Law Enforcement in Guatemala

Promoting acceptable working conditions in trade partner countries helps the U.S. create a fair playing field for its own workforce and for U.S. companies that play by the rules. This project seeks to ensure that workers in the agricultural export sector in Guatemala, with whom the U.S. has a free trade agreement, receive at least the minimum wage, work within legal hours of work limits, receive due compensation for overtime, and operate in a safe working environment.

$2,500,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/17/2018 09/16/2018

Leveraging Data to Build an Efficient Labor Market in the Northern Triangle

All economies, whether in the United States or in Central America’s Northern Triangle (El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras), need timely, accurate information to fuel efficiencies in their labor markets. These efficiencies, in turn, help ensure social stability and contribute to economic growth – both within countries and beyond. This project will seek to strengthen labor market information systems in the Northern Triangle to create useful labor market intelligence -- helping workers to find jobs, employers to fill the skills gap and economies to grow.

$3,972,175 IMPAQ International 10/01/2017 03/30/2021

My Rights Matter (Nuyatalil-Woklen: Mis Derechos son Importantes)

$4,199,601 Catholic Relief Services (CRS) 09/30/2009 10/31/2013

Comply and Win Project (Cumple y Gana for Inspection)

$8,837,260 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

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

Strengthening the Civil Service of the Labor Inspectorate

$1,193,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/29/2007 09/29/2011

Verification of Compliance with the White Paper Recommendations

$11,610,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/29/2006 09/29/2013

Enhancing National Capacity in Child Labor Data Collection, Analysis and Dissemination Through Technical Assistance to Surveys, Research and Training

$6,684,109 International Labor Organization's International Program on the Elimination of Child Labor (ILO-IPEC) 09/29/2006 09/29/2012

Labor Justice Training

$2,050,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/29/2006 09/29/2009