Action on Children’s Harmful Work in African Agriculture (ACHA) is a seven year, DFID-funded research programme that started in January 2020. The aim of the programme is to build evidence on the forms, drivers, and experiences of children’s harmful work in African agriculture and interventions that are effective in preventing harm that arises in the course of children’s work.

ACHA is a collaborative programme led by the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Brighton, UK and is directed by Professor Rachel Sabates-Wheeler and Dr James Sumberg. Partners include: the University of Ghana, Legon, the University of Development Studies, Tamale, African Rights Initiative International, the University of Sussex, the University of Bath, the University of Bristol, Fairtrade Foundation ,ISEAL Alliance, Rainforest Alliance, The Food Systems Planning and Healthy Communities Lab, University at Buffalo, The International Cocoa Initiative (ICI) and The Sustainable Trade Initiative (IDH).

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