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"Ending Child Slavery Must Be Prioritised In The Future Development Agenda" – Nobel Laureate, Kailash Satyarthi to Huffington Post

"Ending Child Slavery Must Be Prioritised In The Future Development Agenda" – Nobel Laureate, Kailash Satyarthi to Huffington Post

The Huffington Post, January 21, 2015

After having met with the United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-Moon in New Delhi on January 12, I am very hopeful that the UN and the international community will prioritise the abolition of child slavery in the future development agenda. I have presented him a petition signed by around 550,000 people from all across the globe with a demand to include an explicit language on child slavery in the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which will replace the 8 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in 2016.

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