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Child Slavery Powerpoint

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    • Child Slavery in Africa By: Billy Flaherty
    • Why I chose this topic and what I know
      • I chose this topic because the video we watched change my way of thinking and made me want to find out more.
      • What I know about this topic is that the kids are used for fishing and making stuff. Also that they kids sometimes forget who there parents are.
    • Child slavery
      • The slaves are used for household work, Industrial labor, market stalls, shop assistants, and sexual exploration.
      • Most of the child slavery takes place in the Cote D`Ivoire.
      • Children are either kidnapped or sold into slavery by there families.
    • Why are kids in Child slavery?
      • Kids are in Child slavery because they are Kidnapped or the family that owns the child sell them for money as little as $14.
      • At least 200 thousand kids are trafficked within West Africa.
    • Essential question
      • My essential question is What's the meaning behind child slavery/labor?
    • What do the Kids do?
      • Child Slaves are used for market stalls, shop assistants, Domestic work, and sexual exploration.
      • Boys are used to work on cotton, and coco farms, girls are used as Domestic servants.
      • Mostly girls and taken or sold by there family.
    • Why do the parents sell there kids?
      • When parents sell there kids they think that the child will be feed and more educated, but they don’t.
      • Most of the time to kids are kidnapped into slavery.
      • When parents where asked why would they sell there kids they said, “ to supplement house hold income”.
    • Where does most of child slavery take place at?
      • Most of Child Slavery takes place in the Cote D`Ivoire.
      • At least 200 thousand kids are sold every year annually.
    • Questions I still have
      • Why would people steal the children why don’t they buy them, if they don’t buy them anybody can take the kids.
    • Web sites
      • http://sitemaker.umich.edu/section002group3/coltan_mining_in_democratic_republic_of_the_congo
      • http://www.un.org/ecsocdev/geninfo/afrec/vol15no3/153ch:14.htm
      • http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/3653737.stm
      • www.newswire.poormojo.org.archives/011911.php