Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Social Affairs and Employment @ Dutch Government
Wouter Koolmees is the Dutch Minister for Social Affairs and Employment since 2017. In his work, there is a large focus on labour conditions nationally and internationally. Within this field, combatting child labour is naturally an important topic. Regarding forced labour and child labour within the global supply chain, Mr Koolmees works together with Minister Kaag on the Dutch effort to combat child labour (globally) and through different sectors. Furthermore, Mr Koolmees is the coordinating minister for ILO matters for the Dutch government.