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What's wrong with sweatshops?

Keith Hudson

When we see girls, often young ones, working at a sewing machine in a sweatshop in Vietnam or Indonesia, or boys (or whole families) picking at rubbish in Mumbai and  making a living recycling it, our sympathies are . 464 more words

Fear of the Fun Forest

come take a ride through the haunted house while others seek more dangerous thrills

MLC-ILO Releases 4th Edition of FAQ

ILO has published the fourth edition of the ILO’s Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 as part of the follow-up to the ILO’s Action plan to achieve rapid and widespread ratification and effective implementation of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006. 300 more words
Shipmanagement

MLC-ILO Releases Fourth Edition of FAQ

ILO has published the fourth edition of the ILO’s Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 as part of the follow-up to the ILO’s Action plan to achieve rapid and widespread ratification and effective implementation of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006. 295 more words
Awareness

ilo + report = world employment & social outlook 2015

The International Labour Organization (ILO)

  • UN agency
  • dealing with labourissues
  • Action – It registers complaints against entities that are violating international rules; however, it does not impose sanctions on governments.
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The Hindu

Prohibiting children from working is a bad idea

Child labour is not intrinsically exploitative, and its prohibition is based more in western conceptions of childhood than research. Laws should prevent the exploitation of children, not children’s work outright. 1,023 more words

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