[NEWS] Achieving SDG Targets 8.7 & 8.8 Requires Integrated Approach – Stakeholders

兒童保護部門的利益攸關方呼籲採取協調一致的方式,實現可持續發展目標(SDGs)的目標8.7和8.8,該目標旨在到2025年終止所有形式的童工勞動。

據他們說,政府及其合作夥伴需要採取協調一致的方式消除童工現象,倡導預防和職業安全與衛生文化,並提出可持續措施,以加強過去取得的進展。

該呼籲是在國際可可倡議組織(ICI)與阿克拉就業和勞資關係部(MELR)合作組織的可持續發展對話論壇上發起的。

Stakeholders in the child protection sector has called for a concerted and integrated approach to achieve targets 8.7 and 8.8 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which seeks to end all forms of child labour by 2025.

According to them, government and its partners requires a concerted and integrated approach towards eliminating child labour, promoting a culture of prevention and occupational safety and health (OSH) as well as to come out with sustainable measures to build on the progress made in past.

The call was made at a sustainability dialogue forum organised by International Cocoa Initiative (ICI), in- collaboration with the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations (MELR) in Accra.

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