CHILD LABOUR A young child working for fourteen hours a day is what is termed as child labour.
A Picture   is worth a thousand words
Some Sweet Ones
Some Bitter Ones 73 million working children are less than 10 years old.
 
CHILD LABOUR <ul><li>Child labour is not only a social  problem but also an economic one </li></ul>
CHILD  LABOUR MARKET
<ul><li>While buffaloes may cost up to Rs15,000, children are sold at prices between Rs500 and Rs2,000  </li></ul>
<ul><li>47 out of 100 children in India enrolled in class I reach class VIII, putting the dropout rate at 52.79%.  </li></...
Causes of Child Labour
OVER POPULATION
<ul><li>OVER POPULATION : limited resources and more mouths to feed, Children are employed in various forms of work.  </li...
ILLITERACY
<ul><li>Illiterate parents do not realize the need for a proper physical,emotional and cognitive development of a child. <...
POVERTY
<ul><li>POVERTY : Many a time poverty forces parents to send their children to hazardous jobs.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Poverty  being the main root cause the govt has decided to generate the employment   </li></ul>*poverty is dissolv...
Consequences  For  Children..
<ul><li>Physical injuries and mutilations  are caused by badly maintained machinery on farms and in factories, machete acc...
Physical injuries and mutilations  are caused by badly maintained machinery on farms and in factories, machete accidents i...
Growth deficiency  is prevalent among working children, who tend to be shorter and lighter than other children; these defi...
Long-term health problems , such as respiratory disease, asbestosis and a variety of cancers, are common in countries wher...
<ul><li>Exhaustion and malnutrition  are a result of underdeveloped children performing heavy manual labour, working long ...
prohibition of children being employed in  hazardous occupations and processes.
Transport of passengers, goods; or mails by railway
Cinder picking, clearing of an ash pit or building operation in the railway premise.
<ul><li>Work in a catering establishment at a railway station, involving the movement  of vendor  or any other employee of...
Initiatives towards Elimination  of  Child Labour
The government has made efforts to prohibit child labor by enacting Child labor laws in India including the 1986 Child Lab...
<ul><li>PENALITIES: </li></ul><ul><li>Section-3  shall be punishable with imprisonment which shall </li></ul><ul><li>not b...
THE CHILD LABOUR (Prohibition and Regulation) ACT, 1986
<ul><li>Work relating to selling of crackers and fireworks in shops with temporary  licenses </li></ul><ul><li>Automobile ...
<ul><li>Children are remarkably imaginative and resilient - but also heartbreakingly fragile and vulnerable. </li></ul><ul...
CHILD LABOUR The Silent Killer…
 
<ul><li>Done by  </li></ul><ul><li>Sukruth and Harshith  of  IX B  </li></ul>
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  1. 1. CHILD LABOUR A young child working for fourteen hours a day is what is termed as child labour.
  2. 2. A Picture is worth a thousand words
  3. 3. Some Sweet Ones
  4. 4. Some Bitter Ones 73 million working children are less than 10 years old.
  5. 6. CHILD LABOUR <ul><li>Child labour is not only a social problem but also an economic one </li></ul>
  6. 7. CHILD LABOUR MARKET
  7. 8. <ul><li>While buffaloes may cost up to Rs15,000, children are sold at prices between Rs500 and Rs2,000 </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>47 out of 100 children in India enrolled in class I reach class VIII, putting the dropout rate at 52.79%. </li></ul><ul><li>42 million children in the age-group 6-14 years do not attend school in India. </li></ul>
  9. 10. Causes of Child Labour
  10. 11. OVER POPULATION
  11. 12. <ul><li>OVER POPULATION : limited resources and more mouths to feed, Children are employed in various forms of work. </li></ul>
  12. 13. ILLITERACY
  13. 14. <ul><li>Illiterate parents do not realize the need for a proper physical,emotional and cognitive development of a child. </li></ul>
  14. 15. POVERTY
  15. 16. <ul><li>POVERTY : Many a time poverty forces parents to send their children to hazardous jobs. </li></ul>
  16. 17. <ul><li>Poverty being the main root cause the govt has decided to generate the employment </li></ul>*poverty is dissolving in our country
  17. 18. Consequences For Children..
  18. 19. <ul><li>Physical injuries and mutilations are caused by badly maintained machinery on farms and in factories, machete accidents in plantations, and any number of hazards encountered in industries such as mining, ceramics and fireworks manufacture </li></ul>
  19. 20. Physical injuries and mutilations are caused by badly maintained machinery on farms and in factories, machete accidents in plantations, and any number of hazards encountered in industries such as mining, ceramics and fireworks manufacture
  20. 21. Growth deficiency is prevalent among working children, who tend to be shorter and lighter than other children; these deficiencies also impact on their adult life
  21. 22. Long-term health problems , such as respiratory disease, asbestosis and a variety of cancers, are common in countries where children are forced to work with dangerous chemicals
  22. 23. <ul><li>Exhaustion and malnutrition are a result of underdeveloped children performing heavy manual labour, working long hours in unbearable conditions and not earning enough to feed themselves adequately </li></ul>
  23. 24. prohibition of children being employed in hazardous occupations and processes.
  24. 25. Transport of passengers, goods; or mails by railway
  25. 26. Cinder picking, clearing of an ash pit or building operation in the railway premise.
  26. 27. <ul><li>Work in a catering establishment at a railway station, involving the movement of vendor or any other employee of the establishment from one platform to another or into or out of a moving train. </li></ul>
  27. 28. Initiatives towards Elimination of Child Labour
  28. 29. The government has made efforts to prohibit child labor by enacting Child labor laws in India including the 1986 Child Labor
  29. 30. <ul><li>PENALITIES: </li></ul><ul><li>Section-3 shall be punishable with imprisonment which shall </li></ul><ul><li>not be less than three months which may extend to one year or with fine </li></ul><ul><li>which shall not be less than rs10,000 but which may Extend to twenty thousand rupees or with both. </li></ul>
  30. 31. THE CHILD LABOUR (Prohibition and Regulation) ACT, 1986
  31. 32. <ul><li>Work relating to selling of crackers and fireworks in shops with temporary licenses </li></ul><ul><li>Automobile workshops and garages. </li></ul><ul><li>Handlom and powerloom industry </li></ul><ul><li>Mines (Under ground and under water) and collieries </li></ul><ul><li>Plastic units and Fiber glass workship </li></ul>
  32. 33. <ul><li>Children are remarkably imaginative and resilient - but also heartbreakingly fragile and vulnerable. </li></ul><ul><li>“ So let us share their dreams </li></ul><ul><li>And shape their future ” . </li></ul>
  33. 34. CHILD LABOUR The Silent Killer…
  34. 36. <ul><li>Done by </li></ul><ul><li>Sukruth and Harshith of IX B </li></ul>
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