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Child Labor India

We Must Cut the Issue of Child Labor From Its Roots

Thomas Chandy | Posted 08.10.2014 | Impact
Thomas Chandy

India, unfortunately, remains at the spotlight with the highest number of child laborers in the world -- an estimated 12.6 million children between the ages of 5 and 14 are engaged as laborers.

LOOK: Are Delhi Police Promoting Child Labor?

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 07.31.2013 | Impact

Advocates are up in arms over a New Delhi police ad that appears to promote child labor. The controversial quarter-page black-and-white ad, which w...

On World Day Against Child Labor, Activists Fight To Keep Kids Out Of Factories

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 06.12.2013 | Impact

Across the globe, 215 million children spend their days toiling in dingy factories, scrubbing homes and sitting perched on street corners selling craf...

Child Sweatshop Workers Forced To Work 19-Hour Days For Christmas Decorations

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 12.10.2012 | World

A raid on an Indian sweatshop freed 14 children -- some as young as 8 years old -- who had been kept in slave-like conditions making Christmas decorat...

5 Ways You Can Join The Fight To End Child Labor

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 06.13.2012 | Impact

Though “childhood” typically conjures up images of running around the playground and learning the fundamentals in grade school, for 215 million ki...