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10 lines about child labour hood

Asked by Shruti Khandelwal(ST.RAPHAELS GIRLS H.S. SCHOOL) , on 12/6/15


Child labour, or child labor, refers to the employment of children at regular and sustained labour. This practice is considered exploitative by many international organizations and is illegal in many countries. Child labour was utilized to varying extents through most of history, but entered public dispute with the advent of universal schooling, with changes in working conditions during the industrial revolution, and with the emergence of the concepts of workers ' and children 's rights.

In many developed countries, it is considered inappropriate or exploitative if a child below a certain age works (excluding household chores or school-related work).[2] An employer is usually not permitted to hire a child below a certain minimum age. This minimum age depends on the country and the type of work involved. States ratifying the Minimum Age Convention adopted by the International Labour Organization in 1973, have adopted minimum ages varying from 14 to 16. Child labor laws in the United States set the minimum age to work in an establishment without restrictions and without parents ' consent at age 16.

Posted by Akanksha Chauhan(KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA NO.2) on 22/7/12

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  • Violence against children knows no boundaries. Violence cuts across race, class, religion and culture. In every country of the world there are children who continue to fear and experience violence. No country or region is immune.

  • Violence against children is never justifiable or acceptable. States are obligated to protect all children from all forms of violence. International human rights law is based on respect for every person’s human dignity. Children, as people, should receive no less protection than adults.

  • In over 100 countries, children still suffer the threat or reality of corporal punishment with canes, belts or other implements in schools.

  • In at least 30 countries, sentences of whipping or caning are still being imposed on children in penal systems.

  • Children are most frequently sexually abused by someone they know, often a member of their own family. Harmful traditional practices are generally imposed on children at an early age by family or community leaders. Much of this violence is hidden behind closed doors or because of shame or fear.

  • Frequently, children experience physical, cruel or humiliating punishment in the context of discipline. Insults, name-calling, isolation, rejection, threats, emotional indifference and belittling are all forms of violence that can damage a child 's well-being.

  • Fighting and bullying are also examples of violence against children in schools. Often bullying is associated with discrimination against students from poor families or marginalized groups, or those with particular personal characteristics such as appearance or a disability.

  • Hope this helps! bye

Posted by Satvik Manikanth(shree swaminarayan gurukul international school) on 7/8/12


child is generally speaking work by children that harm them or exploists them in some ways physically,mentally,morally are by blocking their access to education

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Posted by Saion 30/1/15

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