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IOE Meeting: ILO’s Efforts on Eliminating Forced & Child Labour in Uzbekistan’s Cotton Sector

February 9, 2022

IOE is organising an Informative Digital Meeting on ILO’s efforts on Eliminating Forced and Child Labour in the cotton sector in Uzbekistan on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 from 16:00-17:00 CET.

You will find below the agenda of this business only session.

You can register HERE.

To facilitate the conversation, the exchange will be held under the Chatham House Rule and there will be no recording of the discussions.

16:00 – 16:10 Welcome and setting the context by Gabriella Rigg Herzog, Chair of the IOE PWG on Human Rights and Responsible Business Conduct
16:10 – 16:25 Overview and Updates on Labour Conditions in the Uzbekistan Cotton Sector by Jonas Astrup – Chief of ILO Third Party Monitoring Project
16:25 – 16:40 ILO Better Work Program – Updates on Program for Uzbekistan by Dan Rees – Director, ILO Better Work
16:40 – 16:50 Q&A session
16:50 – 17:00 Closing remarks


February 9, 2022
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