Pope Francis speaks about this year's World Day Against Child Labour

Pope Francis spoke about the World Day Against Child Labour in his Angelus addressed on June 7

News | 08 June 2015
On Sunday June 7, addressing crowds in Rome, Pope Francis spoke about the World Day Against Child Labour which takes place this coming Friday. "Many children in the world do not have the freedom to play, to go to school, and end up being exploited as cheap labour," he said, adding, "I hope the international community will remain attentively and steadfastly committed to the active promotion and effective recognition of children's rights."


For information, visit the World Day Against Child Labour web page.