Bernd Seiffert


Bernd Seiffert

Focal Point for Child Labour in Agriculture, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Bernd Seiffert, Decent Rural Employment Officer, Inclusive Rural Transformation and Gender Equity Division (ESP), Social Policies and Rural Institutions Division, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

Mr Seiffert leads FAO’s work on ending and preventing child labour in agriculture and his previous work in FAO focused on institution building, producer organizations, rural livelihoods and participatory approaches. Before joining FAO in 1999, he worked for different organizations supporting rural development, agricultural and youth development programmes in Africa and Asia.


Sessions by Bernd Seiffert
Group Meeting Plenary Session Side Events Thematic Panel

Thursday, 19 May

12:30 14:15
Main stage
Thematic Panel

The panel gives voice to global, regional, national and local actors who are contributing to address child labour in agriculture in different subsectors.