Insurance Labour Certificate

Its mandate includes policy and legislative development, training, advocacy and sensitization, coordination and monitoring of all child labour elimination programmes.

The Child Labour

as an ILO requirement for Ghana's admission onto the International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (ILO/IPEC).

Objetives & Terms Of Reference

To promote and encourage an enabling environment for accelerated growth and employment.

Our Vision

The most reliable Social Partner in matching demand and supply of labour and ensuring labour protection for workers.

Welcome To The Labour Department Of Ghana

The Child Labour Unit of the Labour Department (Under the Ministry of Employment and Social Welfare) was established in the year 2000 as an ILO requirement for Ghana’s admission onto the International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (ILO/IPEC).


Child Labour Department

The Child Labour Unit of the Labour Department (Under the Ministry of Employment and Social Welfare) was established in the year 2000 as an ILO requirement for Ghana's admission onto the International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (ILO/IPEC).

The Unit was created as the government counterpart to the ILO/IPEC and the government focal point to understudy the IPEC operational strategies for effective national take over and ownership of the child labour elimination programme for the elimination of child labour in Ghana.

It is the oldest agency in Ghana involved in child labour monitoring activities in relation to ILO support programmes.

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