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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, 1 month 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 Ghana1 month 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 Mining.com1 month ago Over 12,000 children withdrawn from child labour in Geita  Daily News TSN1 month ago Tanzania: Over 12,000 Children Withdrawn From Child Labour in Geita  Uncova1 month ago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 India2 months ago Ban all child labour under-14 Satyarthi  New Delhi News.Net2 months ago
US Embassy United Kingdom: London

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: London1 month ago EUROPEAN COMMISSION DIRECTORATE GENERAL FOR EMPL : Joint Statement on the occasion of the World Day Against Child Labour  4 Traders1 month ago US Committed to End Exploitative Child Labor Around The World  NewsBlaze1 month ago Do not use children as escorts for beggars - Labour officer  GhanaWeb4 weeks ago
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US praises Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi for relentless work for children rights

The United States praised Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi for "relentlessly working" for children's rights and keeping them in school, rather than in the workforce. File Photo dna Research & Archives The United States praised ...
 DNA India3 days ago US highlights Satyarthi's 'relentless work' for children  ProKerala.com3 days ago US praises Kailash Satyarthi for relentless work for children rights  Economic Times3 days ago US Praises Satyarthi for Relentless Work for Children Rights  New Indian Express3 days ago
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Kids doing chores, how much is too much?

Canadians weigh in on when childhood chores become child labour MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 12, 2015 /CNW/ - To mark World Day Against Child Labour (today), World Vision recently asked Canadians how they felt about today's children doing traditional ...
 TickerTech.com1 month 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 Europe3 weeks ago IOM Joins Forces with Interpol to Combat Child Trafficking in Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana  Africa News Wire1 month ago Ghana gets gold in child labour violations  New Europe1 month ago Children toil in Ghana's illegal gold mines  The Africa Report1 month 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.org4 weeks ago Syria's 'disastrous' conflict fuelling child labour and exploitation across region, warns new UN report  Bloomberg4 weeks ago Syria conflict fuelling child labour and exploitation across region, warns new UN report  Foreign weeks ago Syria's conflict fuelling child labour and exploitation across region, warns new UN report  United Nations4 weeks 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 Times4 weeks ago Child labour caused by Syrian crisis 'needs urgent action' weeks ago Urgent Action Needed to Tackle Child Labor Caused by Syrian Crisis  BioSpace4 weeks ago
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