Child Labor: A Workshop [Archives:2001/29/Local News]

July 16 2001

A workshop on child labor was organized last Saturday by the Ministry of Labor & Social Affairs, the Federation of Workers’ Union and the Federation of the Chamber of Commerce & Industry in coordination with the international Program for the Elimination of Child Labor of the ILO.
The workshop was a sort of introductory training workshop doing the ground work for future activities and workshops. The objective of this workshop is to define the role of these partners in the elimination of child labor.
In the opening ceremony, Mr. Abdulkarim al-Arhabi, Labor & Social Affairs Minister, Mrs. Fule Caglar, desk officer for Arab States in Geneva and Mrs. Sameera Da’aer, program manager for IPC delivered speeches.