ILAB in Peru



Title Amount Grantee Start Sort ascending End

Worker Empowerment in South America

The Worker Empowerment in South America project seeks to improve respect for labor rights in Brazil, Colombia, and Peru by strengthening democratic, independent workers' organizations in the agricultural, platform (gig) economy, manufacturing, and mining sectors.

$12,000,000 Solidarity Center 12/15/2022 12/14/2026

Catalyzing Civil Society to Accelerate Progress Against Child Labor (Catalyst)

The project aims to build the capacity of civil society organizations around the world to advance the fight against child labor by raising the voices of workers, advocates, and other civil society representatives.

$4,000,000 Global March Against Child Labor 12/15/2021 12/14/2025

Strengthening Decent Work in the Fishing Sector in South America

This project aims to address labor abuses in the fishing sector in South America, with a focus on Ecuador and Peru.

$5,000,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 12/15/2021 06/14/2026

Engaging Workers and Civil Society to Strengthen Labor Law Enforcement

Workers and civil society organizations help to supplement and support government labor law enforcement efforts by proactively identifying potential labor violations and filing justiciable complaints with the appropriate authorities.  This project works in U.S. trade partner countries to improve labor law enforcement, as well as compliance with labor-related U.S. trade provisions, by improving the involvement of workers and civil society organizations in this process.

$8,050,000 Solidarity Center 09/01/2018 09/30/2023

Promoting Better Understanding of Indicators to Address Forced Labor and Labor Trafficking in Peru

This project supports the Peruvian government and other labor stakeholders to build their capacity to prevent, detect, and eliminate forced labor and labor trafficking from workplaces in Peru. By bringing together the Ministry of Labor, regional and local governments, law enforcement officials, and the judiciary branch, the project aims to encourage better enforcement through consultation and consensus building.

$2,000,000 Capital Humano y Social Alternativo (CHS) 12/08/2017 12/30/2022

Measurement, Awareness-Raising, and Policy Engagement (MAP 16) Project on Child Labor and Forced Labor

The United States supports the goal of bringing meaningful change to the lives of the 152 million child laborers and the 25 million adults and children in forced labor around the world by eradicating child labor, forced labor and human trafficking.

$23,945,000 International Labor Organization (ILO) 12/09/2016 12/31/2023

Building Union Capacity to Reduce Precarious Employment in Peru

$1,000,000 Solidarity Center 12/31/2015 11/20/2017

From Protocol to Practice: A Bridge to Global Action on Forced Labor (The Bridge Project)

$18,745,138 International Labor Organization (ILO) 09/30/2015 07/31/2023

Building the Capacity of the Peruvian Labor Inspectorate

$2,000,000 Capital Humano y Social Alternativo (CHS) 12/15/2014 12/14/2018

Closing the Child Labor and Forced Labor Evidence Gap: Impact Evaluations

Our impact evaluation projects use rigorous quantitative techniques to evaluate the impact of interventions on reducing child labor, forced labor and human trafficking—part of a broader ILAB effort to build rigorous evidence on what works to secure and protect the rights of children and adults. Such evaluations support our partner governments’ evidence-based policymaking efforts, and also help identify proven strategies to inform ILAB’s future investments in global programs to combat child labor and forced labor.

$1,097,690 Innovations for Poverty Action 12/15/2014 02/28/2018