june, 2021

23jun2:00 pm4:00 pmChild protection as part of sustainable and responsible travel and tourism recovery2:00 pm - 4:00 pm(GMT+07:00) View in my timeEvent Type:Child Protection,Partner EventAccess:Public Event

Event Details

The 23rd of June marks the 10th anniversary of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, the globally recognized framework which outlines how States and businesses must prevent and address human rights abuses linked to businesses. ECPAT International and The Code will hold a seminar to call for children’s rights to be equally recognised and addressed as part of human rights frameworks. 
Speakers include the representatives of: GIZ, UNICEF, German Embassy in Bangkok; Studious, DER Touristic, VP Global Strategic Transformation, American Express Global Business Travel representing Trafficking Task Force of the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) and ECPAT members from Ethiopia, the Philippines and Vietnam.



(Wednesday) 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm(GMT+07:00) View in my time


ECPATECPAT International is a network of civil society organisations working towards the shared goal of ending the sexual exploitation of children. Currently ECPAT has 122 members in 104 countries. ECPAT conducts cutting-edge research to build the collective understanding of what it will take to end the sexual exploitation of children. Together with its members and partners, it coordinates evidence-based advocacy at all levels to strengthen national justice and protection systems and increase investment in the fight against sexual exploitation of children. At the heart of all its work are the voices and perspectives of children, particularly those who have experienced sexual exploitation.