Commemoration of World Day Against Child Labour 2016

Commemoration of World Day Against Child Labour 2016

I used to work to help my parents since I was 10 years-old I stopped going to school in junior high to help my parents working in tobacco plantation After three years of working, I happened to meet people from CSO — ILO and PLBI I joined Paket B program, I got to study forRead More Commemoration of World Day Against Child Labour 2016

How This Child Worker Became An Olympic Hopeful | AJ+

How This Child Worker Became An Olympic Hopeful | AJ+

Agustín Da Silva is from Misiones, a province in northeast Argentina that’s known for its yerba mate. More than 700,000 tons of yerba mate are harvested here each year. 90 percent of the workers are indigenous Guaraní and underage. Agustín was exceptional. He could pick 650 pounds of yerba mate in 10 to 12 hours.Read More How This Child Worker Became An Olympic Hopeful | AJ+

Aung San Suu Kyi’s message on World Day Against Child Labour 2014

Aung San Suu Kyi’s message on World Day Against Child Labour 2014

The best way to get rid of child labour is to make it unnecessary for the security of families. That is to say we have to provide families with the economic, social and political security that would make it unnecessary for them to use their children to secure their future. If we want to secureRead More Aung San Suu Kyi’s message on World Day Against Child Labour 2014

World Day Against Child Labour

World Day Against Child Labour

June 12 is World Day Against Child Labour. The term “child labour” is sometimes difficult for us to understand because in a country like Canada, we are extremely blessed, but more than 168 million children worldwide do not enjoy the same protection that our children do. I am talking about child slavery. I am talkingRead More World Day Against Child Labour

Stop Child Labour

Stop Child Labour

On the occasion of ‘World Day Against Child Labour’ let us pledge to groom up all the children of our nation as responsible citizens. Namashkar ! Children are future of our nation. Children are endowed with divine power. It is our responsibility to groom them up as good citizen and to educate them. We shouldRead More Stop Child Labour

World Day Against Child Labour 2011 ILO Events

World Day Against Child Labour 2011 ILO Events

“215 million children are in what we call child labour. A little more than half of those are in hazardous work.” “There has been a big success in getting young children out of work and into school, girls in particular. But older children have become a problem group. There has been an increase in hazardousRead More World Day Against Child Labour 2011 ILO Events

World Day Against Child Labour 2015 featuring Kailash Satyarthi

World Day Against Child Labour 2015 featuring Kailash Satyarthi

“I always think that if these children were my children, if one of them is your child, then what would you do? You’re not going to wait any single minute. If your child is sold and bought like an animal, trapped into mining, trapped into household places, trapped into a factory, what would you do?”Read More World Day Against Child Labour 2015 featuring Kailash Satyarthi

World Day against Child Labour 2014: Peru

World Day against Child Labour 2014: Peru

70 % of the population in the Peruvian Amazonas are involved in forestry. Unfortunately, child labor is also to be found. The national legislation protects children. However, throughout the chain of forestry activities children under fifteen years can be found working under precarious conditions. We would like to show you a concrete case: – GoodRead More World Day against Child Labour 2014: Peru

All Together Against Child Labour

All Together Against Child Labour

♪ Children need to sing ♪ ♪ and children need to play ♪ ♪ But some are pressed to work their days away ♪ 168 million children worldwide are in child labour. Many don’t go to school, or have a chance at a normal childhood. More than half are in hazardous work that threatens theirRead More All Together Against Child Labour

Bayer Child Care Program India: Learning for Life

Bayer Child Care Program India: Learning for Life

in focus bayer cropscience child labour banned by the United Nations yet still the norm for millions of children for example in the cotton fields of India where it is by no means the rule that boys and girls can pass by cotton fields on their way to school UNICEF estimates at some 175,000 childrenRead More Bayer Child Care Program India: Learning for Life