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Child Labour

Aftermath of Nepal Earthquake Has Become a Man-made Fiasco

Up For School | Posted 04.25.2016 | Home
Up For School

We have all come to know the images of young boys and girls stacking bricks in Durbar Square where temples once stood tall. And how what started off as a catastrophe wrought by nature has become a manmade disaster.

Tanzania Can't Stop Child Labor Without Fixing Its School System

The Conversation Africa | Posted 04.08.2016 | Home
The Conversation Africa

Children are particularly vulnerable to being forced into labor, trafficked from rural areas to cities and then trafficked again within cities. They can't communicate assertively and are physically powerless next to most adults.

Dedicating the Future to Children

Pioneers for Change | Posted 02.25.2017 | Home
Pioneers for Change

By: Nikki Prendergast My whole adult life has been dedicated to children. From training as an early childhood teacher straight out of high school,...

Job Market in 2050

Michael Møller | Posted 06.04.2016 | Home
Michael Møller

Our world is changing faster than ever and if you ask any teacher, they will tell you that one of the greatest challenges they face is to educate a generation of children today for a set of jobs that will arise tomorrow.

Rising to the Italy

Christina Pacella | Posted 03.14.2015 | Home
Christina Pacella

Ten year old Piero ( imaginary name) wakes up every morning at six a.m. He washes his hands and face, brushes his teeth, combs his hair, gets dressed and rushes down the stairs.

For Children of War, We Must Provide Education

Kolleen Bouchane | Posted 12.10.2014 | Home
Kolleen Bouchane

Damascus was a beautiful city full of generous people who seemed charmed by my attempts at Arabic and eager to show me their city and country. Then came the Iraq war. I had to leave in March 2003 and I never made it back.

Free at Last: My Stroll with the CNN Freedom Project

Ebenezar Wikina | Posted 10.21.2014 | Home
Ebenezar Wikina

CNN has a freedom project that has been dedicated to fighting modern-day slavery since 2002, and considering the fact that child labour is one dominant form of slavery in this generation, I decided to interview CNN Executive Editor Mr. Leif Coorlim.

The Delhi 14

Gordon Brown | Posted 02.04.2013 | Home
Gordon Brown

Just 72 hours ago in the Indian capital of Delhi 14 children were freed from slave labour. They were being held in dark, insanitary conditions and forced to work for up to 15 hours a day making Christmas decorations.