On the Release of the 18th Edition of To Walk the Earth In Safety Report

“This 18th Edition of To Walk the Earth In Safety summarizes the United States’ Conventional Weapons Destruction (CWD) programs in 2018. … Thanks to the U.S. Congress’ bipartisan support and generosity of the American people, we can attest that our goal remains a future in which all may walk the earth in safety”   To …

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To Walk the Earth in Safety 2018

“This 17th Edition of To Walk the Earth In Safety summarizes the United States’ CWD programs in 2017. CWD assistance provides the United States with a powerful and flexible tool to help partner countries manage their stockpiles of munitions, destroy excess small arms and light weapons (SA/LW) and clear explosive hazards such as landmines, improvised …

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U.S. Department of Labor releases Reports on Child Labor and Forced Labor around the World

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor today released two reports that shine a spotlight on child labor and forced labor in nations around the world: the eighth edition of the List of Goods Produced by Child Labor or Forced Labor and the 17th annual edition of the Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor. These reports, …

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Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor

The new  Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor , released by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of International Labor Affairs, documents how recent crises and global poverty impact the lives of the world’s most vulnerable children and families. Mandated by the Trade and Development Act of 2000, it assesses efforts by 140 countries to reduce the worst forms of child …

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Trafficking in Persons (TIP)

7 July 2015 Kerry on 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report “[That is] why this TIP Report needs to be read as a call to action. Governments need to strengthen and enforce the laws that they have on the books, and prosecutors must take pride in turning today’s traffickers into tomorrow’s prisoners.The private sector also needs to be a part of this effort by blowing the …

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