Last Sunday, the Fifth World Conference on Child Labour officially opened in Durban, South Africa, organised by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and the South African Government. For the first time, the programme included a children’s forum allowing working children to discuss their views and recommendations with decision-makers.

As part of the Dialogue Works campaign, Kindernothilfe and Terre des Hommes have been working together to ensure that the rights of working children to participate in political dialogues are realised.

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