CHILD LABOURCHILD LABOUR
PRESENTED BY:
Pramit Karmakar
Child labour
Definition
AA child labour….child labour….
 is under the age of fifteen.is under the age of fifteen.
 recei...
The Vicious Cycle
Lack of
Education
Poverty
Child Labor
Child labour is a problemChild labour is a problemChild labour is a problemChild labour is a problem
Because it jeopardize...
Status of Children in IndiaStatus of Children in India
India has
◦ highest rate of neo-natal deaths (around 35%) in the
wo...
Children in Need of Care & Protection…Children in Need of Care & Protection…
Orphans, abandoned & destitute
Missing or r...
Protection IssuesProtection Issues
Protecting children in difficult circumstances
Elimination of child labour
Protectin...
How should we combat with child labour?
Awareness of
the problem
Awareness of
the problem
ConcreteConcrete
ActionAction
pr...
Combating child labour with knowledge
This will take
Considerable
Commitment,
Perseverance,
Resources, and
Harmonizing
Amo...
To promote the political will and hild
h
SUGGESTION
To promote the political will and
commitment of individual governments...
Child labour
Child labour
Child labour
Child labour
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Child labour

  1. 1. CHILD LABOURCHILD LABOUR PRESENTED BY: Pramit Karmakar
  2. 2. Child labour Definition AA child labour….child labour….  is under the age of fifteen.is under the age of fifteen.  receives extremely little or no pay.receives extremely little or no pay.  is controlled by violence or otheris controlled by violence or other threats.threats.  has no option to leave the situation.has no option to leave the situation.  has no access to education or healthhas no access to education or health care.care.
  3. 3. The Vicious Cycle Lack of Education Poverty Child Labor
  4. 4. Child labour is a problemChild labour is a problemChild labour is a problemChild labour is a problem Because it jeopardizesBecause it jeopardizesBecause it jeopardizesBecause it jeopardizes HealthHealth HumanHuman rightsrights FutureFuture EducationEducation
  5. 5. Status of Children in IndiaStatus of Children in India India has ◦ highest rate of neo-natal deaths (around 35%) in the world ◦ 50% of the child mortality ◦ Reducing number of girls in 0-6 age group- for every 1000 boys 927 girls ◦ High school dropout specially among girls ◦ High rate of child marriage: 37% of literate & 51% of illiterate girls are married below 18 10% of literate & 15% of illiterate boys are married below 18
  6. 6. Children in Need of Care & Protection…Children in Need of Care & Protection… Orphans, abandoned & destitute Missing or run-away children Street & working children Abused, tortured and exploited Children affected by natural calamities, emergencies and man made disasters Children with disabilities Child beggars Illiterate children
  7. 7. Protection IssuesProtection Issues Protecting children in difficult circumstances Elimination of child labour Protecting children from being trafficked for commercial and sexual exploitation.
  8. 8. How should we combat with child labour? Awareness of the problem Awareness of the problem ConcreteConcrete ActionAction programsprograms ConcreteConcrete ActionAction programsprograms LabourLabour StandardsStandards LabourLabour StandardsStandards By governments andBy governments and Sectoral & global partnershipsSectoral & global partnerships By governments andBy governments and Sectoral & global partnershipsSectoral & global partnerships Ratification, applicationRatification, application & supervision& supervision Ratification, applicationRatification, application & supervision& supervision
  9. 9. Combating child labour with knowledge This will take Considerable Commitment, Perseverance, Resources, and Harmonizing Among Partners worldwide This will take Considerable Commitment, Perseverance, Resources, and Harmonizing Among Partners worldwide
  10. 10. To promote the political will and hild h SUGGESTION To promote the political will and commitment of individual governments to eliminate child labor, in cooperation with employers, workers, NGO’s and others.

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