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Stop Child Slaves From Being Trafficked to Lake Volta, Ghana *** Please Sign ***

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Every year thousands of children in Ghana are sent to Lake Volta, to a life of modern slavery in the fishing industry. Some are callously sold by their families. Others are sent in ignorance by parents who believe traffickers' promises of an education...

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Giana Peranio-paz (398)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 12:56 am
Noted and signed, thanks Frans.

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 12:57 am
Signed. Thanks Frans.

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 12:57 am
You have added your voice to Stop Child Slaves From Being Trafficked to Lake Volta, Ghana. Now maximize your impact by spreading the word about this Petition.

Join 3,454 supporters. 5,000 needed! - 69% Complete

Dogan Ozkan (2)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 1:12 am
noted and signed

Animae C (514)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 1:16 am
You have added your voice to
Stop Child Slaves From Being Trafficked to Lake Volta, Ghana.
3,466 supporters.

T.Y. Frans

Rose Becke (141)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 3:07 am
You Did It!

You have added your voice to Stop Child Slaves From Being Trafficked to Lake Volta, Ghana.
Will share Frans

Vivien Green (153)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 5:09 am
Noted signed and shred to FB. Thank you Fran. thank you also Rose for sharing.
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Ben Oscarsito (154)
Wednesday June 25, 2014, 7:52 am
Done. BTW; -Many years ago I spent a week in Ghana...

Van voorst coll C (325)
Thursday June 26, 2014, 8:13 am
Signed, thank you for sharing!

SusanAWAY Allen (219)
Thursday June 26, 2014, 8:22 am
Noted, signed and shared

Sara Williams (8)
Thursday June 26, 2014, 1:17 pm
Signed. Thanks!

Gabriela Baldaia (104)
Thursday June 26, 2014, 3:53 pm
Thank you, Frans. Signed !
*** 3.978 supporters. 5,000 needed !!!

Helen Porter (39)
Thursday June 26, 2014, 9:45 pm
A whole lot of signing going on!

Several good petitions .....

Ulane V (48)
Thursday June 26, 2014, 11:54 pm
Signed,thanks for sharing

Caroline S (78)
Friday June 27, 2014, 1:33 am
So signed

Athena F (131)
Friday June 27, 2014, 1:37 am
done, thanks Frans!

Aaron Bouchard (158)
Friday June 27, 2014, 7:56 am
signed and noted thanks

Angelus Silesius (120)
Friday June 27, 2014, 8:00 am
noted and signed thank you

Past Member (0)
Friday June 27, 2014, 8:31 am
signed & noted

Winnie A (179)
Friday June 27, 2014, 8:38 am

Rani Lyons (196)
Sunday June 29, 2014, 11:12 pm
Signed :)

Yvonne F (181)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 12:18 pm
Horrible!!!!!!!!!!!!! So very very signed!!!!!!!!!!!!1 Thanks Frans

Monday July 7, 2014, 11:50 pm
When there is a surplus of anything it is devalued. This unfortunately includes human life and in this case children.

In Africa from the days of the early missionaries to today’s AID agencies efforts are focused on reduction of infantile mortality rates without considering the vital need for contraception. In other words quantity of life is favoured over quality of life.

Exploitation of “surplus” children is the result and no amount of petitioning and outraged Western emotion will make much difference until the birth rate is reduced and children acquire some value. This has to start with a quantum change in the way African women are treated that at present is in most cases, no better than brood mares.

Jessica K (103)
Friday July 11, 2014, 2:24 pm
Have signed and noted. As the petition states, if the church leaders encourage families not to sell their children into slavery, maybe less of this will take place. Thanks.
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