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Kick-off event for the 2021 International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour
21 Jan 2021 -  Let’s launch the year, together. We will set the tone for 2021 by gathering inspiring ideas from stakeholders and making suggestions on how everyone can engage. We will also discuss the 2021 Action Pledges and the three stages of Act, Inspire, and Scale Up.
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In a series of interviews, videos and presentations, partners at the forefront of the fight against child labour will share their expectations and plans for 2021.

Stakeholders will explain the challenges they face and provide ideas on how everyone can contribute throughout the year.

We will also present the 3 pillars of the 2021 Action Pledges: Act. Inspire. Scale Up.

Hear live pledges from: European Commission, Argentina, South Africa, Global March, FAO, UN Global Compact, IOE, ITUC, IOM and many more!

Keynote speakers:

- ILO Director-General Guy Ryder,
- UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore,
- Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi
- Child labour survivor and activist, Amar Lal