#Child Labor

  • Article: Interpol Rescues 85 Child Slaves From Sudan's Streets and Gold Mines
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    Interpol Rescues 85 Child Slaves From Sudan's Streets and Gold Mines

    Sept. 11, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Police found some children as young as 10 handling dangerous chemicals. Read more

  • Article: Underage Marriage Should Be Considered a Form of Child Labor, Activist Says
    Girls & Women

    Underage Marriage Should Be Considered a Form of Child Labor, Activist Says

    June 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Child brides are often made to drop of out school and perform domestic work. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Venezuelan Children Victims of Child Labor in Colombia
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    Hundreds of Venezuelan Children Victims of Child Labor in Colombia

    June 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 850,000 children in Colombia are estimated to be working and not attending school. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Half the World's 152 Million Child Laborers Do Hazardous Work
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    Nearly Half the World's 152 Million Child Laborers Do Hazardous Work

    June 11, 2018|Voice of America

    152 million children are "languishing in a kind of slavery." Read more

  • Article: UK Aid Will Tackle Child Labour and Trafficking in the Commonwealth
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    UK Aid Will Tackle Child Labour and Trafficking in the Commonwealth

    April 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It's a "global problem which requires a global response" said ministers. Read more

  • Article: More Than 100,000 Girls in Tanzania Work in Domestic Servitude in Slave-Like Conditions
    Girls & Women

    More Than 100,000 Girls in Tanzania Work in Domestic Servitude in Slave-Like Conditions

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 9, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    They were lured into a form of modern day slavery with promises of school and money. Read more

  • Article: The New iPhone Will Set You Back $1,000, But Its Real Cost Is Even Greater
    Environment

    The New iPhone Will Set You Back $1,000, But Its Real Cost Is Even Greater

    By Andrew McMaster|Sept. 13, 2017

    The true cost is measured in its environmental and human impact. Read more

  • Article: ‘There Are Many Other Kids Here’: One Syrian Boy Tells His Story of Child Labor
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    ‘There Are Many Other Kids Here’: One Syrian Boy Tells His Story of Child Labor

    July 31, 2017|News Deeply

    The economic strain of Syria’s six-year civil war has encouraged hidden forms of child labor. Read more