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Tripartite consultation on Country Level Engagement and Cooperation  to Reduce Child Labour (CLEAR) in Sri Lanka
International Labour Organization

Child labour prevalence takes a toll on nation, economy

AN INCREASE in the number of children engaged in hazardous forms of labour by 35 per cent as a percentage of the total child labourers in a decade is worrisome especially in view of the National Child Labour Elimination Policy that was adopted in ... New Age Bangladesh, 1 month ago
When the law promotes slavery DAWN Group, 4 weeks ago
Sri Lanka Daily News

ILO Labour Organization : Côte dIvoire and the ILO to step up cooperation in the fight against child labour

GENEVA (ILO Info) - The International Labour Organization (ILO) and Côte d'Ivoire have decided to work even more closely together to fight child labour, especially in its worst forms. They reasserted their joint commitment at the end of the visit ...
 4 Traders1 week ago Côte dIvoire and the ILO to step up cooperation in the fight against child labour  International Labour Organization1 week ago ILO Labour Standards and Social Justice  Sri Lanka Daily News1 week ago ILO partner with Ministry of Labour, Trade Union Relations  Sri Lanka Daily News1 month ago
Middle East Eye

Growing numbers of Syrian children forced into labour in Lebanon: Report

New report finds that most Syrian refugees in Lebanon, particularly in the Bekaa Valley, are being put to work for little or no money Forced labour among Syrian refugees, especailly children, is on the rise in Lebanon, s lavery experts warned on ...
 Middle East Eye3 weeks ago Syrian children in Lebanon forced to work: report  Yahoo! UK and Ireland3 weeks ago Syrian refugees in Lebanon at increasing risk of forced labor  PanARMENIAN Network3 weeks ago Syrian refugees in Lebanon at growing risk of forced labour: anti-slavery activists  Yahoo! News3 weeks ago

Responsible mining round table meeting gathers electronics industry, NGOs and policy makers

The GoodElectronics Network, in collaboration with SOMO, Friends of the Earth/Milieudefensie and the Stop Child Labour Coalition is set to hold a round table meeting on Responsible Mining for Electronics. The meeting, hosted by the Netherlands ...
 GoodElectronics2 weeks ago

Now the Labour Party Is Left-Driven, It Urgently Needs a Wide-Ranging Policy on Racism

Referring to a report on ethnicity by think tank Policy Exchange, Helen Barnard of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation has stressed that the report 'does not highlight one of the most important facts about ethnicity in Britain: there is more poverty in ...
 Huffington Post UK4 weeks ago

BBA rescues 41 children in two successive days of raids in New Delhi

New Delhi: Bachpan Bachao Andolan activists executed two extensive raid operations in New Delhi between March 15 and 16, rescuing a few children working as bonded labourers at various illegal units and others from a fraudulent placement agency. ...
 Bachpan Bachao Andolan1 month ago
Huffington Post

Education in Emergencies: It's Worse Than We Thought

Photo: UNICEF/INDA2014-00385/Altaf Qadri With the situation in Syria now the worst refugee crisis since World War II, it should come as no surprise that education for children in emergencies is a critical problem. More than 2.8 million Syrian ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago

HAZARDOUS WORKS : No let-up in hiring children

The number of children engaged in hazardous forms of labour, as percentage of total child labour, increased by 35 per cent in one decade, while the National Plan of Action to eliminate child labour sits on paper without being allocated a budget. ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 month ago Hazardous works: No let-up in hiring children  New Age Bangladesh1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Violence against younger people

Bangladesh is one of the earliest signatories of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) and the government adopted a draft policy for child domestic help providing basic rights to domestic workers as guaranteed under the labour law.
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago

This organisation is harnessing art therapy to deal with violence and depression among adolescents

After 1947, India witnessed its worst religious clashes in 2002 the Gujarat riots. It claimed more than 1,000 lives and displaced close to 98,000 people. Of these, many continue to live in relief colonies across the State even today. There's no ...
 Yourstory.in1 month ago
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