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COVID-19: A Special Message from Global March Against Child Labour

COVID-19: A Special Message from Global March Against Child Labour

Dear members, partners and supporters,
Greetings from the locked-down New Delhi!
Hope you all are keeping safe and are trying to follow all precautionary measures outlined by the World Health Organisation and your Health Ministry, amidst the COVID-19 crisis. These are indeed unfathomable and very challenging times for all of

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10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Child Labour

10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Child Labour

In 2020 we are continuing to work towards elimination of child labour and promoting decent work for the youth. As a strong supporter of our work, as you may already know about this issue, nevertheless, let’s empower ourselves with more knowledge and join the fight with a stronger determination to

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Op-ed: Combating Child Labor in Global Supply Chains

Op-ed: Combating Child Labor in Global Supply Chains

Op-ed by KAILASH SATYARTHI for Project Syndicate
 

According to the OECD, 28-43% of the child labor that is estimated to contribute to exports does so indirectly, through preceding links in supply chains (such as extraction of raw materials or agriculture). But with a holistic approach that engages governments,

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2019 in Review

2019 in Review

Dear Members and Supporters,
As we bid goodbye to 2019 and enter into the new year of 2020, we are not only celebrating our achievements but are also keeping the grave challenge of ending child labour by 2025 in sight.Warm season’s greetings from Global March Against Child Labour!
2019 was

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Ferrero: Stop child labour!

Ferrero: Stop child labour!

To: Ferrero International S.A., its Executive Director, Giovanni Ferrero, and CEO, Lapo Civiletti; and Ferrero Hazelnut Company and Marco Gonçalves, CEO of Ferrero Hazelnut Company
Petition
Our investigation published in the Guardian reveals that Nutella, Kinder Bueno and Ferrero-Rocher contain hazelnuts that may have been picked by children, exploited in

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Ferrero Rocher chocolates may be tainted by child labour

Ferrero Rocher chocolates may be tainted by child labour

The hazelnuts inside millions of Ferrero Rocher chocolates sold across Europe this Christmas may have been picked by children working in farms in Turkey, according to human rights campaigners.
Ferrero, the world’s third largest chocolate company, is struggling to address concerns that multiple farms where it sources hazelnuts for its chocolate

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OPINION: Children must not fall off the 2030 Development Agenda

OPINION: Children must not fall off the 2030 Development Agenda

by Kailash Satyarthi | @k_satyarthi | Kailash Satyarthi Children’s Foundation

While in the last decades the world has made progress on many fronts, millions of children are still far from freedom, safety and education
Kailash Satyarthi is Nobel Peace Laureate.
I had kept a vacant chair in the front

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Protecting children is the key to sustainability

Protecting children is the key to sustainability

By Kailash Satyarthi
On September 24-25, world leaders will attend a United Nations summit in New York to review progress toward the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals. This will be the first UN summit on the SDGs since the adoption of the 2030

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