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Born to work

Child labour is not a new issue in Bangladesh. as children remain here one of the most vulnerable groups living under threats of hunger, illiteracy, displacement, exploitation, trafficking, physical and mental abuse. Although the issue of child labor has always … Continue reading

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Children toil in Bangladesh

About 215 million children work as labourers around the world – most under very hazardous conditions and with little pay, according to the United Nation’s labour body. In Bangladesh, where almost half of all children live under the poverty line, many … Continue reading

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Child labour: Protecting the rights of the child (10 pictures)

The Dutch government is pushing the EU to do more to protect the rights of children around the world. Last week, an exhibition of work by Dutch photographer and writer Peter de Ruiter opened  to promote the cause. A World For … Continue reading

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