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Government declares six sectors free...

Six sectors declared free from child...

Bangladesh

Thu, Feb 4 2021

‘Directives have been given so that NID card holders are given preference while appointing...

Pandemic forces Jordanian children into...

Pandemic forces Jordanian children into...

Middle East

Sat, Jan 23 2021

Schools throughout Jordan have been closed for nearly a year now

OP-ED: Children without childhoods

OP-ED: Children without childhoods

Anusha Islam Raha

Mon, Nov 16 2020

It is our duty to provide every child with an education and protect them from exploitation

Secy: Govt to free Bangladesh from child...

Govt to crack down on child labour

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 25 2020

He also expressed worry over the increase in drug addiction among children

ED: The exploitation of children has...

ED: The exploitation of children has...

Editorial

Tue, Oct 13 2020

From July to September this year, some 30,313 children were involved in hazardous child labour in eight...

Children involved in unsafe jobs joining...

Children involved in unsafe jobs joining...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 11 2020

From July to September, of the 30,313 children involved in hazardous child labour in eight districts...

More children forced to work as Covid-19...

More children forced to work as Covid-19...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 7 2020

The months-long Covid-19 lockdown has devastated Asia's third-largest economy and millions of Indians...

ED: Child labour has no place in...

ED: Child labour has no place in...

Editorial

Wed, Aug 5 2020

It is time to take a strong stand against child labour

ILO Child Labour Convention sees universal...

ILO Child Labour Convention sees universal...

World

Tue, Aug 4 2020

It is one of the ILO’s eight Fundamental Conventions

Govt to take legal action for child...

Govt to take legal action for child...

Government Affairs

Wed, Jul 22 2020

In this regard, the ministry for the first time has issued a letter to the Department of Inspection for...

Rights body calls for financial assistance...

Rights body calls for financial assistance...

Coronavirus

Fri, Jun 12 2020

The organization also requested the government to provide health care facilities to the child labourers...

Covid-19 may push millions of children...

Covid-19 may push millions of children...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 12 2020

Child labour has been down by 94 million since 2000, a gain which is now under threat   

We must refuse to accept the...

We must refuse to accept the...

Rainer Ebert

Thu, Mar 19 2020

How can we, even now, allow child labour to exist? 

Saying no to child labour

Saying no to child labour

Mostafiz Uddin

Tue, Feb 11 2020

The key is transparency

Majority use children for hazardous...

Majority use children for hazardous...

D2

Fri, Nov 1 2019

Majority of child employers are aware of the consequences of hazardous child labour, yet they use children...

Financial inclusion for vulnerable working...

Financial inclusion for vulnerable working...

D2

Tue, Jul 30 2019

Prospects and challenges of product innovation

Investing in children

Investing in children

Editorial

Mon, Jun 17 2019

Money alone will not solve the problem

Protecting their childhood

Protecting their childhood

Editorial

Thu, Jun 13 2019

It is time for the government to live up to its commitment to eradicate child labour

Researchers: Millions at risk of child...

Researchers: Millions at risk of child...

Around the Web

Thu, May 30 2019

According to the ILO, here are about 150 million child labourers around the world, the majority working...

Forced by climate change

Forced by climate change

Anik Kabir

Wed, Mar 6 2019

How climate change is driving child labour and child marriage in Bangladesh

Comilla brickfield owners continue to...

Comilla brickfield owners continue to...

Nation

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The deputy commissioner said they are conducting drives to take action against them