Alliance 8.7 Webinar: COVID-19 and Child Labour

  • 21 May 2020
  • Online Webinar

The Alliance 8.7 will host a webinar for Partners on child labour and the COVID-19 crisis on Thursday 21 May, 15:00-16:00 CET, and moderate an online discussion on the same topic until Tuesday 26 May in the Alliance 8.7 Slack workspace.

Expert panellists will discuss, and answer your questions on the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on child labour and ongoing work to eradicate it. They will also discuss different public policy measures affecting child labour and actions different stakeholders can take.

SPEAKERS:

María Kathia Romero Cano: Child Labor Team Coordinator, Ministry of Labor and Employment, Government of Peru (Alliance 8.7 Pathfinder Country)

Ben Smith: Technical Specialist on Child Labour, International Labour Organization (ILO)

Andrew Mawson: Chief, Child Rights and Business (UNICEF)

Venkat Reddy: National Convener, MV Foundation India, on behalf of the Work: No Child’s Business Programme (WNCB)