Calling All Researchers!

Calling For Volunteer Researchers
On Child Labour

Hi friends, I am part of an international group working on an exciting project to educate children about the reality of child labor around the world. We are looking for seven volunteers to research all they can about child labour in following specific scenarios:

 

  • Brick Kilns in India
  • Coltan in DR Congo
  • Carpet Making anywhere
  • Technology Assembly (phones/tablets) in China
  • Chocolate in West Africa
  • Garment Industry in Bangladesh
  • Bidi (cigarette) Industry in India

 

The research will provide materials to aid authors writing a book that educates 10-12years old children about child labour around the world.

Not only do we need factual information about child slavery in each of these areas, we also want to capture, if possible, some real life stories of children to aid the authors in creating authentic characters in their stories. All research will be treated confidentially and researchers will be acknowledged in the book when it is published.

Note: We are looking for people who can research quickly and accurately, and they must have a passion for fighting slavery and human trafficking.

Research deadline: 15 November 2016.
Please contact Peter Mihaere on peter@standagainstslavery.com to register your interest, research experience, and commitment to complete research by the deadline.

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5 comments

  1. C’est un grand projet…!
    Selon l’Organisation Internationale du Travail, ils étaient 215 millions âgés entre 5 et 17 ans à travailler en 2010. En 2014, ils sont encore 150 millions à être engagés dans un travail, selon l’UNICEF.
    Aucune région du monde n’est épargnée….
    « You may choose to look the other way but you can never say again that you did not know » William Wilberforce
    J’espère que vous parviendrez à réaliser ce projet au mieux !

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