Name of Resource
Achieving Reduction of Child Labor in Support of Education (ARISE)
Platform for co-operation
Country / jurisdiction
International Labour Organization, Japan Tobacco International, Winrock International
Initiative launch date
Achieving Reduction of Child Labor in Support of Education (ARISE) is a programme to help prevent and eliminate child labour in tobacco-growing communities where Japan Tobacco International does business. The partnership began in 2011, with much of that year devoted to building the partner relationships and developing the programme framework. The on-the-ground efforts began in Malawi and Brazil in early 2012 and in late 2012, in Zambia.