#Child Labor

  • Article: COVID-19 Threatens to Push 33 Million Children in Africa Into Poverty, Warns Save the Children

    COVID-19 Threatens to Push 33 Million Children in Africa Into Poverty, Warns Save the Children

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 15, 2020

    More than 200 million children are already out of school, and facing rising hunger and violence. Read more

  • Article: How a Camel Library in Ethiopia Is Helping Kids Forced Out of School By COVID-19

    How a Camel Library in Ethiopia Is Helping Kids Forced Out of School By COVID-19

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 8, 2020

    The project reaches more than 22,000 children in 33 villages. Read more

  • Article: Girls’ Education: 7 Obstacles and How to Overcome Them

    Girls’ Education: 7 Obstacles and How to Overcome Them

    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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 17, 2019

    "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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 6, 2019

    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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 12, 2018

    "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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 11, 2018

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