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ED: Putting an end to child labour

ED: Putting an end to child labour

Editorial

Wed, Aug 11 2021

Having laws in place is meaningless if they are never enforced

OP-ED: Listen to the children

OP-ED: Listen to the children

The future of more than 19 million children is at risk due to climate change in Bangladesh

ED: Saving children from...

ED: Saving children from...

Editorial

Sun, Jun 13 2021

Children of this country are now more vulnerable than ever to exploitation

ILO, Unicef record first increase in...

ILO, Unicef record first increase in...

World

Sat, Jun 12 2021

Bangladesh must keep fight against child labour at top of agenda, says ILO

President Hamid, PM Hasina call for...

President, PM call for preventing child...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 11 2021

The country will have to be freed from all kinds of child labour by 2025 to achieve SDGs, says Prime...

Pandemic pushes more children to...

Pandemic pushes more children to...

Crisis

Fri, Jun 11 2021

Government is yet to compile a dataset of children leaving schools due to pandemic

OP-ED: Let the children play

OP-ED: Let the children play

Namia Akhtar

Tue, Jun 1 2021

Political will is essential in eliminating child labour

2 more sectors to be declared child...

2 more sectors to be declared child...

Law & Rights

Sat, Mar 20 2021

The government is putting all-out efforts to eliminate hazardous child labour from the country to ensure...

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?