World Day Against Child Labour Is June 12

World Day Against Child Labour Is June 12

Ministry of Labour & Social Partnership Relations. Barbados will join the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the rest of the world in commemorating World Day Against Child Labour on Friday, June 12. The theme chosen this year is: Protect Children from...
Child Protection A Priority For Government

Child Protection A Priority For Government

The protection of children and their human rights is a priority for the Barbados Government. Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Dr. Jerome Walcott, made this assertion recently during a courtesy call by UNICEF’s Representative to Barbados and the...
Marshall-Harris Elected To Rights Committee

Marshall-Harris Elected To Rights Committee

Barbados has secured a seat on the Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) for the term 2019 to 2023 through candidate, Faith Marshall-Harris. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade has confirmed that Mrs. Marshall-Harris secured one of the nine vacant...
Children’s Rights Important To Gov’t

Children’s Rights Important To Gov’t

Government will continue to support global conventions that promote the rights of children. Prime Minister Freundel Stuart gave this commitment recently when he addressed a reception at Ilaro Court for delegates attending the 92nd Regular Meeting of the Directing...
Submit Short Stories On Children’s Rights

Submit Short Stories On Children’s Rights

(Stock Photo)Young Barbadians have another opportunity to showcase their creativity by writing short stories outlining their vision for the promotion and protection of their rights. The Inter-American Children’s Institute (IIN) of the Organization of American...

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