Virtual launch: Reporting on Forced Labour and Fair Recruitment

Virtual launch event of the ILO Toolkit for Journalists

  • 30th July 2020

  • Time : 11:15am - 11:35am CET - Central European Time GMT+1:00

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ILO media toolkit on forced labour and fair recruitment
Virtual Launch – Draft Agenda
30 July 2020, World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, 14:00 – 15:15

Technology: Zoom. Open to the public upon registration Moderator: Anne Sophia Fisher, ILO DCOMM

14:00 - 14:10: Introduction and context

  • Michelle Leighton, ILO MIGRANT

  • Anousheh Karvar, Chair of Alliance 8.7

  • Silvana Cappuccio, CGIL Italy

  • Matthias Thorns, Deputy Secretary General IOE

    14:10 - 15:05: Presentation of the toolkit and panel discussion
    Moderator for the panel
    : Charles Autheman (Media expert and co-author of the toolkit)

  •  Leonardo Sakamoto (Brazil), Journalist, Director of Reporter Brazil

  • Ana Santos (Philippines), Journalist, winner of the ILO global media competition

  •  Lisa Kristine (USA), Photojournalist specialized on modern slavery

  • Kevin Burden (UK), Journalist, trainer, co-author of the media toolkit and member of

    the International Federation of Journalist (IFJ)

  • Agnes Igoye (Uganda), Deputy National Coordinator for the Prevention of Trafficking

    in Persons

  • Vani Saraswathi (India/Qatar), Journalist, Associate Editor and Director of Projects at


    15:10 - 15:15: Closing remarks

    Michaelle De Cock, ILO FUNDAMENTALS

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