Spearheaded by the World Vision Development Foundation, Inc., the event gathers stakeholders from the national government, local government units, the private sector, civil society organizations, non-government organizations, and youth groups.
During the summit, the participants discuss insights and best practices in addressing child labor and the exploitation of children through human trafficking and online sexual abuse, among others.
Other participating stakeholders include the United States Department of Labor, United States Embassy, International Labor Organization, Department of Labor and Employment, Department of Social Welfare and Development, Department of Justice, Department of Health, Philippine Information Agency, and Philippine National Police.
The 2nd National Summit against child labor and exploitation of children will run until Thursday, 22 September 2022.
[Photos by CG SW1 Fagtanac & CCGNO Marcos / CGPA]