Public Event: Securing Multi-Stakeholder Commitments against Child Labour

Starting on November 14, 2016 16:30 Save to calendar

 ◊    Host: ECLT Foundation

Side event to the 5th UN Forum on Business & Human Rights

This event is designed to discuss real-life examples and benefit of on-going, multi-stakeholder dialogue to develop and implement policy towards the elimination of child labour. It will examine how to secure commitments from actors including government, employers, unions, and civil society, in order to address this complex human rights problem through national action plans, or other collective commitments.

Panellists:

Government Representative – Hon. Patrick Okello, Labour Commissioner, Government of Uganda

Union Representative – Andrews Addoquaye Tagoe, General Agricultural Workers’ Union of Ghana (GAWU)

Employers Representative – Antoine Marty, Confédération générale des entreprises de Côte d’Ivoire (CGECI)

Multi-stakeholder Initiative – Nicholas McCoy, Senior Policy and Advocacy Officer, Eliminating Child Labour in Tobacco-growing Foundation

 

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