ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Impact of Social Labelling on Child Labour in Carpet Industry

Social labelling is an initiative introduced in the nineties with a view to eliminating the exploitation of child labour in carpet production in India. The four labelling programmes, viz, RUGMARK, Kaleen, STEP and Care and Fair are analysed in terms of their mechanisms, approaches, objectives and their effectiveness over 35 villages spread over nine districts in three states in India.

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