Social protection and child labour are two important issues cutting across the spheres of decent work and human rights.
The event is part of the 5th Global Conference on the Elimination of Child Labour taking place in Durban, South Africa from 15-20 May 2022. This session will comprise two parts: i) the launch of the ILO and UNICEF report on Social Protection followed by II) a panel discussion and a subsequent plenary session. The report will be launched by high-level representatives from both UNICEF and the ILO. It will include a presentation of the key findings and recommendations of the report, and remarks by senior staff of each organization.