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A Free Meal: India’s School Lunch Program

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In July 2013, 23 children at a school in the Indian state of Bihar died after eating food contaminated with pesticides.
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A New Era of Civil Rights in India?

A New Era of Civil Rights in India? | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
Michael Edison Hayden


Democracy and equal rights form a natural pair. And yet India, the world’s greatest stable democracy, measured by a population over 1.2 billion, is sorely lagging in one key aspect: gender equality.
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Child Care's Sky High Price

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Child care costs as much as college, only there's no financial aid. (Child care is expensive. College can be cheaper, but less labor needed.
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Dissecting Labor's Partnership With the Media in Preventing Child Labor - AllAfrica.com

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Dissecting Labor's Partnership With the Media in Preventing Child Labor
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You don't need to come from the headquarters of the International Labor Organization (ILO) in Geneva, Switzerland, to know it.
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End Child Labor: World Day Against Child Labor 2012 | Made in USA Challenge

End Child Labor: World Day Against Child Labor 2012 | Made in USA Challenge | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
LABEL is an easy way for us to do our part to fight child labor around the globe. It all starts with checking the label! (World Day Against Child #labor 2012 - I am re-publishing this...
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An End to Polio in India?

An End to Polio in India? | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
Esha Chhabra


LIGARH, India — On Jan. 13, 2011, a case of polio was discovered in the Indian state of West Bengal. India has been a hotbed of polio, often exporting strains to polio-free countries such as China.
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Rescued child labor in China hated to go back to starving home ...

Rescued child labor in China hated to go back to starving home ... | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
I didn't want to go back home. In the factory, I was given rice and meat for meals. Back home, the only things we have are potatoes and corns.”
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@Oxfam #Harvard study finds rising housing prices forces #SyrianRefugees to sell aid vouchers & promote child labor. http://t.co/OVzaQqRgNy
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Solutions Journalism Network: Maternal Health Guidebook

Solutions Journalism Network: Maternal Health Guidebook | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
This 12-page guide, produced in partnership with the Solutions Journalism Network, introduces journalists to potential solutions-oriented angles to maternal health stories (i.e., stories about women’s health during pregnancy and childbirth).
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Girls still sent to Kashmir for forced weddings

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MUZAFFARABAD 18 November 2013 (IRIN) - From a distance, Jalila Ahmed* and Nabila Ahmed* look like ordinary village girls in their late teens, shopping at the local bazaar in a suburb of Mirpur, in Pakistan-administered Kashmir.
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A Child’s Story through His Lens: In Memoriam of Robin Romano

A Child’s Story through His Lens: In Memoriam of Robin Romano | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
It has been three weeks since we lost a dear friend and powerful advocate, U. Roberto Romano -- better known to those who loved him as Robin. Robin used his talents to help shine a light on the mos...
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India Child-Labor Ban Led to Poorer Families, More Children Working

India Child-Labor Ban Led to Poorer Families, More Children Working | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
SARANYA KAPUR Child labor has a dark history around the world. But banning child labor outright may not work in countries with systemic, widespread poverty and no social security programs to help o...
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPwJ0VrRzsM&feature=youtu.be Not Made By Children www.youtube.com "Not Made By Children -- "A Tool kit for understanding the realities, responses and responsibilities of stakeholders" - A Film by Global March Against...
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The Link Between Sanitation and Malnutrition

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Amelia Warshaw “Many of the 162 million other children under the age of 5 in the world who are malnourished are suffering less [from] a lack of food than [from] poor sanitation,” reports Gardiner Harris, public health reporter...
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Bolivia becomes first nation to legalise child labour from age 10 - Telegraph.co.uk

Bolivia becomes first nation to legalise child labour from age 10 - Telegraph.co.uk | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
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Bolivia becomes first nation to legalise child labour from age 10
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"Child labour already exists in Bolivia and it's difficult to fight it.
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On the EDge: Child's death a tragic reminder of weak labor laws - Dixie Press Online

On the EDge: Child's death a tragic reminder of weak labor laws - Dixie Press Online | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
Dixie Press Online On the EDge: Child's death a tragic reminder of weak labor laws Dixie Press Online OPINION – In 1832, the New England Association of Farmers, Mechanics and Other Workingmen issued a statement saying: “Children should not be...
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CHILD LABOR COALITION PRESS RELEASE: After Saudi Arabia ...

CHILD LABOR COALITION PRESS RELEASE: After Saudi Arabia ... | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
Drafted by the members of the International Labour Organization in 1973, Convention 138 asks nations to work to eliminate exploitive child labor and establish minimum ages at which children are allowed to work.
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Is Your Easter Chocolate Supporting Child Slave Labour?

Is Your Easter Chocolate Supporting Child Slave Labour? | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
Wouldn't it be great if, instead of buying the usual, you chose one egg from a company which works with farmers to make change for the better? You don't even have to go any further than your local supermarket to make the change.
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Iranian NGO aims to eradicate child labor - Press TV

Iranian NGO aims to eradicate child labor - Press TV | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
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Iranian NGO aims to eradicate child labor
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Child labor continues to take place all around the world, and Iran is no exception.
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Harvard Field Study Non-Paper on Syrian Refugees

Harvard Field Study Non-Paper on Syrian Refugees | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
@iainlevine reports of smuggling out of #zaatari, child labor...trends on #syrian #refugee crisis by harvard study http://t.co/NfuVrntCLD
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Solutions Journalism Network: Food Security Guidebook

Solutions Journalism Network: Food Security Guidebook | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
This reporter’s guide, produced in partnership with the Solutions Journalism Network, was distributed at the 2013 World Food Prize in Des Moines, Iowa.
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Why Child Laborers Don't Want to Go Home to Liangshan, China - The Epoch Times

Why Child Laborers Don't Want to Go Home to Liangshan, China - The Epoch Times | The Same Heart - Child Labor | Scoop.it
Why Child Laborers Don't Want to Go Home to Liangshan, China The Epoch Times The first news in focus is that when an illegal child labor site was discovered in an electronics factory in Shenzhen City and 41 youth were rescued, none of these...
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interesting article on the driver of child labor - poverty at home

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Myanmar's infant mortality woes

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MAE SOT (NORTHWESTERN THAILAND) 15 November 2013 (IRIN) - A donor-funded clinic in northwestern Thailand is helping save the lives of underweight babies born to impoverished Burmese mothers who have crossed the border to seek help.
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Exploited Labor: Indigenous Children's Need to Work Despite Risks - Indian Country Today Media Network

Exploited Labor: Indigenous Children's Need to Work Despite Risks
Indian Country Today Media Network
Beyond child labor is another category, the 'worst forms of child labor,' which includes slavery, sexual exploitation and extremely dangerous work.
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The KidsRights Index by KidsRights is the first global ranking on how countries...

The KidsRights Index by KidsRights is the first global ranking on how countries are adhering to children’s rights. The KidsRights Index is concrete, compact, constructive and adaptable.
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