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Discovery of London cannabis farms raises child slavery fears

Large numbers of child slaves from Vietnam and other countries may be working on cannabis farms in London.

Malawi's abandoned child brides pushed into sex work as 'only option'

Although child marriage is illegal, nearly half of girls in Malawi are wed before their eighteenth birthday.

Vietnamese kids denied childhood in scramble to support families

From collecting snails to climbing for betel nuts, life is tough on Vietnam's poorest children. 
September 04, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Demand for child webcam sex in Mekong 'outstripping supply', UN says

The demand is moving from the Philippines to Thailand. 
August 10, 2017 | 02:28 pm GMT+7

Children forced into early labor due to multiple climate change disasters in Vietnam

Experts are concerned that without proper protection, many children in Vietnam will give up school to help their families when disasters hit.
June 14, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

The fight against child labor

Close to 170 million children globally are caught up in the perils of child labor, says a leading NGO ahead of World Day Against Child Labour as it also calls on companies to end ...
June 12, 2016 | 01:15 pm GMT+7

Mountainous kids take on back-breaking work with a smile

Helping their families to build houses; collecting logs that can be twice as big as them; working in the fields in near-freezing temperatures... children from mountainous ...
June 01, 2016 | 03:22 pm GMT+7
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