The Global Solutions Forum, organised by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is a platform to mobilize global actions and to identify and expand concrete solutions to eradicate child labour in agriculture.
This online event is organized in the context of the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour and will bring together representatives of ministries of agriculture, fisheries, livestock and forestry, producers and farmers’ organizations, workers’ organizations, development banks, businesses, civil society and academia, children, youth advocates, and former child labourers, among others.
2 November 2021 | Opening note by Qu Dongyu, Director-General, FAO
Addressed by Nobel Peace Laureate, Kailash Satyarthi
3 November 2021 | Session on Cross-sectoral solution: Closing the generational gaps and supporting relevant education in rural areas.
– Gazal Malik from Global March Against Child Labour
– Doaa Arafa from World Food Programme (Egypt)
– Elissa Alhassrouny from Plan International (Lebanon)
Moderator | Dominique Marlet from Education International
You may find out more about the agenda of the forum here.