Child Labour in Agriculture

World Day Against Child Labour 2021


This year, the World Day Against Child Labour was marked by a high-level online event organized by ILO and UNICEF, and attended by FAO Director-General, Qu Dongyu. The first part focused on the new global estimates and trends on child labour. This was followed by a discussion between high-level speakers and youth advocates on paving the way to 2025.

To mark the occasion, FAO released a number of products developed in collaboration with entities within and outside the Organization. Examples of these are:


Press release



Carlo Angelico

Marco Fiorentini