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World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, crime, ethics, governmnt, humanrights, child slavery, Uzbekistan, cotton )

Kathy
- 851 days ago - walkfree.org
This September, the government of Uzbekistan will close down schools across the country and force over one million children as young as ten to pick cotton. The conditions are so brutal that exhaustion and heat stroke are common - yet the Uzbek government
CHILD SALVERY: Tell European Parliament to Stop Supporting Forced Child Labor in the Cotton Industry. SIGN!
World  (tags: europe, children, child labour, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', east europe, governments, slavery, cotton, Uzbekistan, crime, China, freedoms, violence )

Jim
- 1011 days ago - change.org
Child slavery is an ongoing problem in Uzbekistan's cotton industry. Around 90 per cent of Uzbek cotton is harvested by hand with approximately half of all cotton picked by state-sponsored forced child labor. Human rights groups estimate that hundreds of
   

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