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International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC)

International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC) | Child Labor, Child Labour | Scoop.it

The International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC) is working to rid the world of child labor, giving children the education they deserve, and stopping child exploitation.  Current events include: Global South-South Development Expo 2011, on social protection, decent work and food security; training courses with government officials on analyzing child labor data; and getting new child labor laws passed in foreign countries.

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Global March Against Child Labour: From Exploitation to Education

Global March Against Child Labour: From Exploitation to Education | Child Labor, Child Labour | Scoop.it

The Global March Against Child Labor is a movement for worldwide efforts to protect the rights of all children.  They try especially to promote the right to receive a free, meaningful education and to be free from economic exploitation.  They have campaigns for the future such as the Roadmap 2016 garment managing sector, planning to send all children to school, and the Millennium Development Goals.

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Anti-Slavery

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Anti-Slavery International works to end any type of slavery; whether it's local, national, or international.  Current campaigns and events such as: making the 2012 Olympics slavery free, stopping the trafficing of humans, and this organization also helps in trying to eliminate cotton and chocolate producing with the use of child labor.

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IREWOC homepage

International Research on Working Children (IREWOC) is doing research on child labor issues, educational insitutions around the world find information for this organization.   They've held meetings around the world, tried to fight violence, and speak out about children's rights.

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Free The Children - Home

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Free the Children (FTC) aims to free children from child labor, poverty, and exploitation.  They speak out about children's rights, they say that children shouldn't have to work, live in such horrible conditions, or believe they can't change the world.  All their projects involve raising money to help bring children out of labor and the hopelessness they live in.  FTC creates schools, helping children through education.

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Stop Child Labor

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This organization, the Child Labor Coalition (CLC), has a goal of securing the health, safety, and well-being of children.  They also work to try to put an end to child labor.

Their projects include trying to send children who usually cannot get an education to school, trying to stop Uzbekistan's cotton industry from using child labor, trying to rid Ghana and the Ivory Coast of chocolate produced through child labor, etc.

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