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Book Chapter | Jan 1999
The article discusses the International Programme for the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC) of the ILO in light of theories about organisations and their ...
Child labour, International Labour Office, International labour standards, Development aid, , Global, Bangladesh, Nepal
Event | 22 Feb 2012
Date: 22 FebruaryTime: 10:00 - 11:30Bergen Resource Centre for International Development Update my calendar Decades of ...
Book Chapter | May 2014
Standardised practice - From international labour standards to development practice Hugo Stokke Hum
Book Chapter | Jan 1991
Oscillatory labour migration is shown to predominate in the labour market in Kenya. Workers move periodically between the towns and the rural areas where ...
Labour migration, Remittances, Kenya
Book Chapter | Jan 1990
This chapter adduces empirical evidence to show that the non-capitalist agricultural sector 'subsidises' industrial wages by relieving the capitalist ...
Labour migration, Remittences, Livelihoods, Kenya
Book Chapter | Jan 1997
Trade sanctions and child labour in Bangladesh Arne Wiig Child labour and international trade polic
CMI Report | Jan 1992
This report assesses the role of labour in the recent transition to multi-party rule in Zambia. The main question considered is to what extent labour, ...
Democracy, Democratisation, Trade Unions, Zambia
CMI Working Paper | Jan 1997
This volume reproduces, with minor changes, a set of previously published papers on the history of the origins, formation and evolution of the contract ...
CMI Report | Apr 2015
This report forms part of a larger study titled Advancing the Rights of Children: Assessing the Effectiveness of Transnational Advocacy Networks ...
Journal Article | May 2010
The purpose of this paper is to explore the roles of social networks and intermediares in recruitment and as instruments to control the workforce in lower ...
Doctoral Thesis | Jan 2015
Decent work. Principles, Policies and Programmes of the International Labour Organisation Hugo Stok
Journal Article | Jan 1993
Political transition and economic reform. The role of labour in Zambian national politics Lise Rakn
Book Review | Dec 2007
Gender and Generations Apart: Labour Tenants and Customary Law in Segregation-Era South Africa Gis
Beyond the work permit quotas. Corruption and other barriers to labour integration for Syrian refugees in Jordan
U4 Issue | Apr 2019
In 2016, the Jordanian government began issuing work permits for Syrian refugees through the Ministry of Labor and cooperating labour associations. Despite ...
News | 31 May 2012
The transition from a feudal to a modern economy has changed the labour market in Nepal. There are more and better paid jobs available, also outside the agricultural sector. Yet, some Nepalese labourers in rural areas continue to have coercive traditional contracts with landlords. Government programmes can help poor families out of these contracts through access to insurance, credit and social services.
Inter-generational Determinants of Migration Decisions: The Case of International Labour Migration from Nepal
Journal Article | Mar 2016
The article explores the deep determinants of migration decisions, with a focus on what appears to be a particularly profitable pathway out of poverty: ...
News | 12 Jun 2014
Poverty is in decline in Nepal. Steady economic growth and labour migration is part of the explanation.
Event | 19 Sep 2005
Dr. Ramesh Chitrakar is currently a guest researhcer at CMI. Bonded labour or Kamaiya system is a kind of slavery system. The people in Nepal become bonded labour mainly because of the debt, popularly known as "Sauki". His Majesty 's Government of Nepal abolished the system and freed Kamaiyas on July 17, 2000 by writing off of their loan. However, just banning the system was not sufficient to improve the living conditions of the bonded labourers as Kamiyas are the landless-homeless people.
Project | Jan 2008 - Dec 2011
We study motives and explanations for network use in labour transactions in low income countries and the implications for employers, and in particular ...
Journal Article | Aug 2011
We generalise Basu’s (1986) model of triadic power. For one landlord and multiple merchants the landlord’s threat towards a labourer becomes ...