Global March Against Child Labor as a part of its strategic targeting of agriculture as a priority organized an International Conference on Child Labor in Agriculture. Constance Thomas, IPEC Director and Senator Tom Harkin were among several highlevel guests at the official opening and welcome cerimony.
The study reviews relevant research on how different types of social protection measures can help combat child labor. These include cash transfer schemes, social health protection and income security in old age.
The 3rd Global Child Labor Conference will be held in Brasilia, Brazil on 8-10 October 2013.