Opening Remarks at the Commemoration of World Day Against Child Labour 2016 in Jakarta, Indonesia

By Francesco d’Ovidio, Country Director ILO in Indonesia, at @America, Jakarta, on Wednesday, 8 June 2016.

Statement | Jakarta, Indonesia | 08 June 2016

This year’s World Day against Child Labour is marked by a focus on child labour and supply chains. Taking the theme: “End Child Labour in Supply Chains”, the International Labour Organization (ILO), in collaboration with the United States Embassy in Jakarta, is organising an event on Wednesday, 8 June 2016, at @America, Jakarta, to increase awareness on the existence of the child labour in both production of goods and services for domestic markets and exports.