World Day against Child Labour - High level panel discussion

On the occasion of the World day against Child Labour, you are invited to an interactive panel discussion on the theme of "No to child labour-Yes to quality education". The moderated discussion will involve:
• Mr. Kailash Satyarthi, joint winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize for his work on children’s rights,
• the First Lady of Panama, Señora Lorena Castillo de Varela,
• the Secretary of Labour and Social Welfare, Mexico, Mr. Alfonso Navarrete Prida,
• Ms. Sharan Burrow, General Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation,
• Ms. Jacqueline Mugo, member of the ILO Governing Body and Executive Director of the Federation of Kenyan Employers

In the latter part of the event, M. Salissou Ada, Minister of Employment, Labour and Social Security, Niger, will join the launch of a campaign for ratification of the ILO Forced Labour.

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