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India should not drag feet on child labour: Kailash Satyarthi

India should not sit in the club of three or four countries that have not signed the convention on the worst forms of child labour. Economic Times, 3 weeks ago

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Global event highlights plight of children • Exposed to worst forms of child labour

Child labour means work that is prohibited for children of certain age groups. According to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), the prevalence of child labour is highest in sub-Saharan Africa, and in the least developed countries, nearly ...
 Graphic Ghana2 weeks ago

Over 12,000 children rescued from illegal gold mines in Tanzania

Great efforts to 'liberate' children from the worst form of child labour have started paying off as Plan International Tanzania in collaboration with other stakeholders.( Image courtesy of Human Rights Watch ) More than 12,000 children as young ...
 Mining.com3 days ago Over 12,000 children withdrawn from child labour in Geita  Daily News TSN2 weeks ago Tanzania: Over 12,000 Children Withdrawn From Child Labour in Geita  Uncova1 week ago

Ban all child labour under-14: Satyarthi

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi has called for prohibition of all forms of child labour under the age of 14. As of today, child labour is prohibited only in select industries identified as hazardous. Satyarthi was addressing a press conference on ...
 Times of India1 month ago Ban all child labour under-14 Satyarthi  New Delhi News.Net1 month ago Banning child labour is prerequisite for poverty eradication  Economic Times2 months ago
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World Day Against Child Labor: Education not Exploitation

Cover of the U.S. Department of Labor's 13th edition of its Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor report. Press Statement John Kirby Department Spokesperson Washington, DC On this World Day Against Child Labor, there is a growing ...
 US Embassy United Kingdom: London2 weeks ago EUROPEAN COMMISSION DIRECTORATE GENERAL FOR EMPL : Joint Statement on the occasion of the World Day Against Child Labour  4 Traders1 week ago US Committed to End Exploitative Child Labor Around The World  NewsBlaze2 weeks ago Do not use children as escorts for beggars - Labour officer  GhanaWeb2 days ago

Urgent action needed to address child labour among Syrian refugees

AMMAN — Close to half of all Syrian refugee children in Jordan are now the joint or sole family breadwinners in households surveyed by UNICEF and Save the Children, according to a report released on Thursday. The conflict and humanitarian crisis ...
 Jordan Times1 day ago Child labour caused by Syrian crisis 'needs urgent action' days ago Urgent Action Needed to Tackle Child Labor Caused by Syrian Crisis  BioSpace2 days ago

UN report: Syria conflict & child labor, exploitation

Much more needs to be done to reverse the trend of an ever increasing number of children forced to work as a result of the conflict in Syria often "carrying heavy loads, being exposed to pesticides and toxic chemicals, and working long hours," ...
 GlobalSecurity.org1 day ago Syria's 'disastrous' conflict fuelling child labour and exploitation across region, warns new UN report  Bloomberg1 day ago Syria conflict fuelling child labour and exploitation across region, warns new UN report  Foreign day ago Syria's conflict fuelling child labour and exploitation across region, warns new UN report  United Nations1 day ago

Denmark-led programme to fund ILO project to combat child labour

BEIRUT — The Denmark-led Regional Development and Protection Programme (RDPP) has contributed $654,000 to fund an ILO project that aims to provide practical and sustainable solutions to combat child labour among Syrian refugees and host ...
 Jordan Times4 days ago
Modern Ghana

No more innocence for children in Syria

Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn As it was expected childhood destroyed in Syria as UNICEF stressed that many children in Syria are forced to work carrying heavy loads, being exposed to pesticides and toxic chemicals, and ...
 New Europe18 hours ago IOM Joins Forces with Interpol to Combat Child Trafficking in Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana  Africa News Wire1 week ago Ghana gets gold in child labour violations  New Europe2 weeks ago Children toil in Ghana's illegal gold mines  The Africa Report3 weeks ago

Child labour: Why parents and guardians are to blame

CHILD labour, forced marriage, early pregnancy and massive school dropouts are circumstances that ruin the future of the nation as thousands of talents are shuttered specially in mines, plantations and domestic servitude. By nature children have ...
 Daily News TSN1 week ago Child Labour - Why Parents and Guardians Are to Blame  Individual.com1 week ago Tanzania: Child Labour - Why Parents and Guardians Are to Blame  AllAfrica.com1 week ago
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