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Module 4: child labor and child abuse in developing countries “in recent decades some extreme forms of violence against children, including sexual exploitation and. Child labour in south africa & sex trafficking december 21, 2012 the lack of government programs against child labour in south africa is another issue.
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Issues in child labor in africa v contents 1 overview and definitions 1 child labor defined and classified 2 2 children working at home 5 child labor in the. Child labor & educational disadvantage – breaking the link in west africa eradicate child labor but this is an issue that goes beyond school attendance. India’s new child-labor bill is a cause for celebration for the bosses, not children and human-rights advocates.
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