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the state of being under the control of another person

the practice of owning slaves

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work done under harsh conditions for little or no pay

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To learn more about Worth It Project and child slavery, visit www.
Chapters 1 to 3 cover the broader socio-historical factors and, in particular, address the significant differences in child slavery before and after the Aboriginals Protection and Restriction of the Sale of Opium Act 1897.
I saw all these horrible things that were still going on in the world like child slavery and millions of people starving," she recalled of the museum visit.
The company, which has a long history of involvement with children, says it is deeply embarrassed by revelations of indirect involvement with child slavery.
The American chocolate industry, as represented by the Chocolate Manufacturers Association (CMA), has reacted to the child slavery reports on by saying it would help fund an international effort to eliminate child labor abuses in the cocoa growing areas of West Africa.
So if it can be imprinted on people's minds that even today West Africans still engage in slavery (and child slavery at that), then the slave masters can expiate their guilt and avoid paying reparations.
He exposed everything untoward and unwholesome including the unlawful and illegal acts and deeds, and also those matters which had been treated as secret, for his outspokenness, Iqbal was called to Boston to receive a human rights award "Youth in action" for his work against child slavery in the carpet industry.
In short, Causecast is a community of people and nonprofits that are actively involved in causes from child slavery and global warming, to animal rights and autism research.
In 2013 IJM conducted an investigative evaluation of the scale of child slavery on Lake Volta, the world's largest man-made reservoir measuring 600 miles wide at its widest point.
She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize along with India's Kailash Satyarthi, who has fought to end child slavery.
It praised Mr Satyarthi, 60, for showing "great personal courage, maintaining Gandhi's tradition" to lead peaceful protests against child slavery and exploitation during almost 35 years.
Satyarthi has been at the forefront of a global movement to end child slavery and exploitative child labor, which he called a "blot on humanity.
The film tells the stories of nine girls from different parts of the world who face various atrocities including forced marriage, child slavery and abuse.
Sir Patrick was joined by Vivienne Harr, a nine-year-old girl from California who ran a lemonade stand at her home for 365 consecutive days to raise money to help abolish child slavery and Boston police officer Cheryl Fiandaca.
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