VIA HRD Forum holds Awareness Program on “Child Labour Eradication Campaign”
The Addl Commissioner of Labour, Nagpur in association with Vidarbha Industries Association HRD Forum organised an Awareness Program on “Child Labour Eradication Campaign” to create awareness about ‘Child Labour Eradication’ being implemented by Labour Department of Govt of Maharashtra at VIA Auditorium, Nagpur.
Mr Vijaykant Panbude, Addl Commissioner of Labour, Nagpur had given presentation on “Child Labour Eradication Campaign”, one Month Child Labour Eradication Campaign. He said that the initiatives has been taken by the Commissioner of Labour, Mumbai to conduct awareness programs with the help of industries association at their places for their members. This being a one month campaign on “Child Labour Eradication” from 07/11/2019 to 07/12/2019. A short video was played on the occasion and message was spread that how we can save child from this situations and we should provide them proper education, we should look them towards empathically and not by sympathy. He also informed about various labour laws and shed light on rights of children.
Mr Ujjwal Loya, Asst Commissioner of Labour, Nagpur informed the participants about “Child Labour Act.” Pawankumar Chavan, Govt Labour Officer, Nagpur also shared details on the “Ease of doing business distribution of Browsers.”
Earlier in the opening remarks, Ms Anita Rao, Joint Secretary of VIA assured the officials that child labours are not employed in maximum industrial areas and we have seen that in many European countries they are also not accepting goods prepared by the Child. The Eradication of child labour employment can be achieved by counseling the members and not by enforcement of law. She said normally child labours engaged and employed in the Garage, Dhaba and Brick Manufacturing Bhatti. She said this being a socio-economic problem and we must jointly resolve this. She said industries should not allow child below 14 years of age to work and employable age should be made compulsory by more than 18 years of age. Anita Rao, also welcomed the Guests with floral bouquets.
Ms Neelam Bowade, Convener of HRD Forum conducted the proceedings and also proposed a formal vote of thanks. Program was attended by HR & IR Professionals, Members of the Associations, Entrepreneurs.
VIA HRD forum presents "Child Labour Eradication Campaign" with Mr. Vijaykant Panbude, Mr. Rajdeep Dhurve and Mr. Pawan Kumar Chavan.
Posted by Vidarbha Industries Association on Friday, November 22, 2019