Newsletter Photos June 12, 2014
World Day Against Child Labor 2014 168 Million children are engaged in child labor worldwide.
President Obama signed an executive order on Feb. 12 that will boost the minimum wage of federal contract workers to $10.10 per hour. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)
Secretary Perez speaks at a Working Fathers Lead-Up Event to the White House Summit on Working Families.
Secretary Perez at Brown University's Watson Institute for International Studies "Creating Peaceful, Just and Prosperous Societies" event at the National Press Club.
From left to right, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Disability Employment Policy Kathy Martinez, Senator Tom Harkin and Axel Leblois, president and executive director at G3ict The Global Initiative for Inclusive ICTs at the M-Enabling Summit.
Job Corps Students preparing to attend the opening ceremony of The 2nd APEC Youth Skills Camp in Beijing, China. Left to right: Lucas Okada, from Montana's Kicking Horse Job Corps Center; Fiama Alcantara-Manzanares, from Virginia's Blue Ridge Job Corps Center; Patrick Richards, from Iowa's Ottumwa Job Corps Center, and Asha Johnson, from California's Inland Empire Job Corps Center.
Deputy Undersecretary of Labor for International Labor Affairs Carol Pier addresses the 103rd session of the International Labor Conference in Geneva, Switzerland, June 10, 2014.
Associate Deputy Undersecretary of Labor for International Affairs Eric Biel speaks at a forum commemorating World Day Against Child Labor at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Washington, D.C., June 12, 2014.