centuries economies have used the productive labor of
children. The history of capitalism is full of stories
of how children were and still being used for labor.
It is remarkably persistent and widespread in the
developing world including Pakistan. A survey in 2003 by
International Labor Organization (ILO) suggests that
there are 246 million child laborers under the age of 14
in the world and about 180 million of them are in
labor is common in Pakistan.
car workshops in the cities.
hotels, teashops, and restaurants.
the street selling all different type of goods.
In the fields in the
manufacturing units for sports goods, shoes and
variety of other stuff.
of children uses many ethical and legal questions:
it allowed under the laws of Pakistan to employ
no, then why these children are working and why
nobody stops the entrepreneurs to hire children?
Should the children work in the first place?
they do not work who will earn for their families.
they do not work from an early age how would they
can we help a child to make a better career?
Which organizations are active in this regard?
What is the government doing?
they do not work then what is their future?
the degree of public outrage and social action
section will try to find the answer of the above and
many other similar questions.
are active in Pakistan?
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