The Pre-Summit of the UN Food Systems Summit hosted in Rome (July 26-28, 2021) will set the stage for the culminating global event planned for September 2021.
‘Act, Inspire and Scale-up’ in Agriculture and Value Chains- About 71% child labourers are in agriculture, including fishing, forestry, and farming. Agriculture is the only sector where child labour has increased, having an additional 10 million child labourers between 2012 and 2016. FAO identifies
The EU Delegation in Rome organised a ‘Virtual Symposium on Ending Child Labour by 2025’, bringing together its partners to discuss the most critical challenges to accelerate progress towards meeting the SDG Target 8.7, the most pressing problems and barriers that need to be addressed, the impact of