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The Appalling Increase in Child Labor

The Appalling Increase in Child Labor

There can be no excuse for the fact that child labor has increased for the first time in two decades. World leaders must give the poorest and most marginalized children their fair share of global wealth by channeling it through development assistance that bolsters social protection and supports targeted policies.

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Pandemic threatens India’s children with child labor rising

Pandemic threatens India’s children with child labor rising

LUCKNOW, India — A boy who cried out when he was beaten for complaining of stomach pains drew attention from a passerby, who alerted police in the central Indian city of Agra. Officers broke a padlock on the gate of the illegal shoe factory where the boy was working...

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