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  • General

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    End Child Labour in Agriculture

    This course will provide fundamental knowledge on what is considered to be child labour in agriculture, its causes and consequences, concrete suggestions and guidance on what actions must be adopted by agricultural stakeholders, in order to reduce child labour in agriculture, including livestock, forestry, fisheries and aquaculture.

    Duration:12 hours      Publication Date:June 2016

    • System Requirements

      For the online version of this course it is necessary to have the Adobe Flash player installed and enabled in your browser. Please be aware that the course is not supported by iOS (iPad or iPhone). 

      The downloadable version only runs on Windows PC’s and no additional software is needed.

      • Audience

        The course will contribute to the capacity development of policy makers and advisors of agricultural related policy; agricultural programme designers and implementers; agricultural producer organizations; agricultural researchers; and agricultural statisticians who wish and need to know more about tackling child labour in agriculture.

        • You will learn about

          • Risks and hazards children can face in agriculture
          • Key agricultural stakeholders who can reduce child labour in agriculture
          • Generating data to inform policy and programmes design
          • Incorporating child labour issues in national policies and agricultural programmes
          • Monitoring and evaluating impact of agricultural interventions on child labour
          • Developing capacity and communicating effectively on child labour in agriculture