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World Vision Child Labour

This video explores child labour through the personal story of a young Cambodian girl named Pharady. Learn how family debt and poverty have forced her to gro...

MADE IN THE USA: Child Labor & Tobacco

http://www.hrw.org/news/2014/05/14/us-child-workers-danger-tobacco-farms Child labor is common on tobacco farms in the United States, where children are expo...

Child Labor: 11 year-old Halima sews clothing for Hanes

National Labor Committee, now Institute for Global Labour and Human Rights, interviewed Halima who worked at a factory in Bangladesh making clothing for Hane...

U.S. Child Labor, 1908-1920

A look at child labor in the early 20th century in the United States as represented through the photography of Lewis W. Hine. The film documents the use of c...

Child Labour

1 out of 7 children in chld. labour.

16x9 - Child Labour: The Dark Side of Chocolate

Chocolate sure does taste good. But a 16x9 investigation in Ghana uncovers a nasty truth - many cocoa beans in that country are harvested by children. Many o...

Bolivia's Child Laborers

In 1936, George Orwell visited a coal mine in Grimethorpe, England. "The place is like... my own mental picture of hell," he wrote of the experience. "Most o...

EXTREME CHILD LABOR in INDIA

Disturbing images of an extreme form of child labour. These are little children who work as stone-crushers. Deprived of any welfare or medical facilities, an...

Child Labor in the Industrial Revolution

This is an iMovie that I created for a final project in my APUSH class. I hope you love it!

Documentary on Child Labor in GHANA

Lake Volta is an enormous man made lake in Ghana which sustains a large fishing industry. Unfortunately, child labor is being utilized at the local level and...

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Wall Street Journal (blog)

CNET
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:59:29 -0700

"Following the investigation, Samsung decided to temporarily suspend business with the factory in question as it found evidences of suspected child labor at the worksite," the company said at the time. "The decision was made in accordance with Samsung ...
 
CNN (blog)
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:08:47 -0700

Editor's Note: Nina Smith is the founding CEO of GoodWeave International, a Washington DC-based non-profit organization that works to stop child labor in the carpet industry. In a small village in central Afghanistan, 13-year-old Basma is about to ...
 
Truth-Out
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:26:27 -0700

As the world actively seeks to reduce the exploitation of young children in the workforce, La Paz recently amended its child labor law, making it more flexible and allowing children as young as 10 years old to work legally.[1] Indeed, Bolivia's recent ...
 
Orlando Sentinel
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:52:30 -0700

Volusia County deputies are investigating after a 20-month-old boy drowned in a backyard pool of a Deltona home on Labor Day. Deputies received a panicked 911 call about 7:45 p.m. Monday after the boy's lifeless body was pulled from the water. Family ...

Tech Times

Tech Times
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:11:15 -0700

Earlier this year, Samsung, which touts a "zero tolerance policy" for child labor, temporarily suspended its partnership with Shinyang Electronics after finding out that the company unintentionally hired child workers. Apple has also been caught under ...

Huffington Post

Huffington Post
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:26:15 -0700

Though Maplecroft's map might spark humanitarian outrage, its goal was more practical -- to give businesses an idea of where they might be hurting themselves by using child labor in various countries. "The most common child labour risk is of ...

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 01:30:27 -0700

A South Korean trading company has become a target of human-rights activists for using cotton that it admits is produced by child labor and forced adult labor in Uzbekistan. While the company says it has asked the country's government to stop the ...
 
IndustryWeek
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:24:55 -0700

"We find it regrettable that CLW issued the allegations ... without any mention of our statement," it said. Samsung stressed again that it has a zero tolerance policy regarding child labor, and actively works with its Chinese suppliers to screen out ...
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