Combatting child labor - World Vision

By Livingly Staff on
The World Vision website offers information and statistics on the fight against child labor. Worldwide, there are an estimated 218 million child laborers, ages 5 to 17. Some 126 million of these children work in hazardous conditions such as: * Working in mines * Working with chemicals and pesticides in agriculture * Working with dangerous machinery These forms of labor are likely to have adverse effects on a child’s safety, health and moral development. World Vision is dedicated to...Read Full Story