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How I went from child labour to a prestigious academy

A tobacco plantation isn’t a safe or healthy place to work for a child, but it was the only way my family could survive. My parents are poor farmers and barely able to support a family of eight on MK20,000. 575 more words

ILO Posts

The Zeitgeist: The Drugs Business.

The drugs business is globally massive, everyone knows this. The drug with the greatest sales, which is one of the most addictive and is the most dangerous and which claims the most lives is tobacco. 928 more words

The Zeitgeist.

Oxford University dwar kif u għalfejn ħadmu lil John Dalli


Ilna żmien naqraw li l-każ John Dalli fl-Unjoni Ewropeja huwa parti minn eżerċizzju ta’ lobbying mill-industrija tat-tabakk.

Bil-mod il-mod hemm min qed isib id-dettalji dwar kif saret din il-ħadma. 567 more words

European Union

Shake it off and step it up!

The Old Mule in the Well 

This parable is told of a farmer who owned an old mule. The mule fell into the farmer’s well. The farmer heard the mule ‘praying’ …or whatever mules do when they fall into wells. 327 more words


Out of the woods...180 days smoke-free

It is usual for people to make a 6 months “speech” of a sort, at least that’s what they did on the quittrain, but I am not there anymore, so who would listen to my speech? 977 more words