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Analysis of child labour in Central America and the Dominican Republic

Astrid Marschatz

Analysis of child labour in Central America and the Dominican Republic

by Astrid Marschatz

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Published by International Labour Office, International Programme for the Elimination of Child Labour in [San José, Costa Rica] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child labor -- Central America,
  • Child labor -- Central America -- Statistics,
  • Child labor -- Dominican Republic,
  • Child labor -- Dominican Republic -- Statistics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementInternational Labour Office (ILO), International Programme for the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC), Statistical Information and Monitoring Programme on Child Labour (SIMPOC).
    GenreStatistics
    ContributionsStatistical Information and Monitoring Programme on Child Labour.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6250.C35 M37 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 101 p. :
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23718291M
    ISBN 109221157849
    LC Control Number2009476106
    OCLC/WorldCa71008841

      The United States imports about , tons of sugar annually from the Dominican Republic, a relatively small amount compared to other countries and the . The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and Caribbean Community (CARICOM) regimes for free movement of persons and their implementation fundamentally shape how people are moving throughout the Caribbean.

    Labor, labor rights, labor law, working conditions. Comments. Suggested Citation U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of International Labor Affairs. (). Progress in implementing capacity-building provisions under the labor chapter of the Dominican Republic – Central America – United States Free Trade Agreement. Washington, D.C.: Author. The information obtained during this research, while not allowing any overall estimates on the magnitude of the problem, referred to numerous concrete cases of both human trafficking and exploitation of persons working in degrading and inhuman conditions in all participating countries which included The Bahamas, Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica, the Netherlands Antilles, St. Lucia.

    Nestlé supports collective dialogue and negotiations with employee unions and other representative associations wherever local legislation applies. In our Responsible Sourcing Standard, we state our belief that Nestlé suppliers should allow Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining, unless. Doing Business - |15 Dominican Republic The Autonomous University of Santo Domingo (Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo), founded in , is the oldest institution of higher education in the New World. It is the only public university in the Dominican Republic and has the largest student body and the highest number of graduates.


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Analysis of child labour in Central America and the Dominican Republic by Astrid Marschatz Download PDF EPUB FB2

Analysis of child labour in Central America and the Dominican Republic Tags: child labour, labour statistics Regions and countries covered: Dominican Republic.

II.1 Child Labour Surveys in Central America and Dominican Republic 9 II.2 Questionnaires and Informants 10 IIA Belize 10 IIB Costa Rica 10 IIC El Salvador 11 IID Guatemala 11 IIE Honduras 11 IIF Nicaragua 12 IIG Panama 12 IIH Dominican Republic 12 III. SOCIO-ECONOMIC, LEGAL AND INSTITUTIONAL CONTEXT OF THE COUNTRIES SUMMARY: ANALYSIS OF CHILD LABOUR IN CENTRAL AMERICA AND THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC The results presented here come from national household surveys conducted in the Central American countries and the Dominican Republic, with support from the Statistical Information and Monitoring Programme on Child Labour (SIMPOC) of the.

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This book has been cited by the following publications. “Summary of the Results of the National Child Labour Survey in the Dominican Republic.” Retrieved from. International Labor Rights Forum.

Irwin, Central America; Labor: Sweatshops Meet U.S. Cited by: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.- A study entitled “Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Minors in Central America, Panama and the Dominican Republic.

Second Social Tolerance Study. Analysis of results, challenges and recommendations” was recently presented at United Nations House.

Central America:: Dominican Republic. The Caribbean island of Hispaniola, jointly occupied by Haiti and the Dominican Republic, dominates this space station view of the earth.

Haiti, with its northern and southern pincer-like peninsulas, takes up the western third of the island, while the Dominican Republic occupies the triangular eastern two. Six victims were trafficked for forced labour (3 men and 3 women) and one woman was trafficked for domestic servitude.

These victims were mostly South Americans, and one from the Caribbean. The national authorities report that victims were women from the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (7), Colombia (6), Guyana (6), and the Dominican Republic (4).

Source: Ministerio Publico – Dominican Republic. In Jamaica, between and 43 victims of trafficking have been detected. 28 victims were children (21 boys, 5 girls) and 15 adults (8 males, 7 females). Victims were trafficked mainly from Central America and. Republic-Central America Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR) continues to have on Guatemala’s preexisting social issue of child labor.

In addition to identifying the general aspects of CAFTA-DR, an examination of the economic and social status of Guatemala as well as its established child labor status will be provided. Combating Child Labor Through Education in Central America and the Dominican Republic, "Primero Aprendo" $5, Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE) 09/29/ 09/29/ Combating Child Labor in the Commercial Agricultural Sector: $3, the Dominican Republic The International Labor Organization Report1 At the request of the Central American governments, the International Labor Organization (ILO) conducted a study of labor laws in Central America and the Dominican Republic.

The reports show: • Central American nations have laws that give effect to the ILO core labor standards.

Only Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica and Trinidad breadwinners and a growing tendency for females to be in the labour force, in Throughout Central America and the Caribbean.

Child labor is on the decline -- especially in Latin America -- and its most egregious forms could be eliminated within the next decade, a U.N.

agency said Thursday in a report it called. Dominican Republic Submission under CAFTA-DR. The U.S Department of Labor has issued a public report in response to a submission filed by Father Christopher Hartley under Chapter 16 (the Labor Chapter) of the Dominican Republic-Central America.

Abstract For Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic-Central America-free trade agreement (CAFTA-DR) has been more than a trade agreement. Costa Rica has used trade liberalization and promotion of international trade as a core development strategy for decades. Cornell University ILR School [email protected] Federal Publications Key Workplace Documents Progress in Implementing Chapter 16 (Labor) and Capacity-Building under the.

Overview of Health and Nutrition Disparities Authors. Enrique Paz, Asesor Regional de Salud y Nutricion VI. Central America and the Dominican Republic o Belize o Costa Rica identified ratio of U5MR in this analysis is the Dominican Republic with HEALTH DISPARITIES 9 GRAPH 1.

IMMUNIZATION MEASLES Size: 1MB. According to UNICEF, the United Nation Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC), which the Dominican Republic signed on August 8,reflects, “the first legally binding international instrument to incorporate a full range of human rights– civil, cultural, economic, and political and social rights.”.

RESEARCH ON INDICATORS OF FORCED LABOR in the Supply Chain of Sugar in the Dominican Republic. Funding for this report was provided by the United States Department of Labor under grant number ILK. Points of view or opinions in this report do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the United States.

Within the sub-region of Central America and the Dominican Republic, El Salvador has one of the highest proportions of nurses’ and doctors’ out-migration. The findings of this project shed light on the domestic factors that compel both Salvadorean and Nicaraguan.

On March 1, the U.S.-Central America Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) went into effect between the United States and El Salvador, the first of six Central American nations and the Dominican Republic that would eventually become part of the agreement, modeled on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) between the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

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