Children playing

Ending forced labour, modern slavery, human trafficking and child labour

The challenge

There are currently millions of people in modern slavery and child labour.

160 Million
Children in child labour
50 Million
People in modern slavery

375 Partners

Alliance 8.7 partners from around the world work together to achieve SDG target 8.7.


Useful tools, publications, and other resources to support Partners and all interested stakeholders in efforts to reach SDG Target 8.7.


Voices and Commitments

Read, watch, and listen to first hand narratives that shed light how individuals, organizations, and partnership networks like Alliance 8.7 are fighting for basic human rights.

Irina Todorova
Interview with Irina Todorova, Migration Action Group

There are clear connections between migration and SDG Target 8.7 issues (human trafficking, forced labour, child labour, and modern slavery).

From child labour to decent work in Mauritania

How Alioune navigated legal employment in the fishing industry

Claudia Fuentes Julio
The new Chair of Alliance 8.7

Ambassador Claudia Fuentes Julio is the new Chair of the Global Partnership against Child Labour, Forced Labour, Human Trafficking, and Modern Slavery


Workshops, forums, conferences and more

Freedom from Slavery Forums
Regional Freedom from Slavery Forums 2024

The Regional Freedom from Slavery Forums have been launched - see hereThis series of 7 regional forums will explore promising regional approaches

Laureates and leaders summit
Development and Peace: Fourth Laureates and Leaders for Children Summit

The fourth Laureates and Leaders for Children Summit, held under the auspices of the Provincial Government of Lumbini Province and the Government of

Washington event
Achieving SDG Target 8.7: Research to action on child labor and forced labor

This event will showcase the latest research on child labor and forced labor, building on invaluable experiences from the ILO's MAP 16 and Research-to

Join the conversation #endchildlabour #endforcedlabour #endmodernslavery #endhumantrafficking