#Child Labor

  • Article: 7 Barriers to Girls’ Education Around the World

    7 Barriers to Girls’ Education Around the World

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 24, 2019

    Child marriage, poverty, and period stigma are stopping girls from realizing their dreams. Read more

  • Article: Indian Police Rescue 27 Child Workers From Biscuit Factory

    Indian Police Rescue 27 Child Workers From Biscuit Factory

    June 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "At least three boys are below 14 years of age." Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways the Venezuela Crisis Is Affecting Children's Education

    4 Ways the Venezuela Crisis Is Affecting Children's Education

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|June 14, 2019

    Parents can’t afford school supplies or food, and children are forced to work. Read more

  • Article: Paying More For Chocolate Could Help Curb Child Labor in Ghana

    Paying More For Chocolate Could Help Curb Child Labor in Ghana

    June 6, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 700,000 children work on cocoa fields in Ghana, the world's second largest cocoa producer. Read more

  • Article: Most Big Companies Failing UN Human Rights Test, Ranking Shows

    Most Big Companies Failing UN Human Rights Test, Ranking Shows

    Nov. 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Companies simply aren't doing enough." Read more

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

    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

    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

    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