Child Slavery Today

Overview – Child Slavery Today 27 million people worldwide are slaves. 8.4 million of them are children with the largest numbers in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal. 1.8 million children are forced into prostitution or pornography with the largest numbers in India, Brazil, Thailand and the Philippines. The average age of a girl forced into […]

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Effects of Child Labor on growth

A community-based group comparison study was conducted in two slums in Nagpur, India, to assess the effects of child labor on the growth of children. The subjects included a total of 233 child laborers aged between 8-15 years who were matched by age to an equal number of controls and pair-matched for gender. The mean […]

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Are you in the Top 8% of the World’s Wealthy

A few interesting facts and a welcome from Free a Child. If you have food in the refrigerator, clothes on your back, a roof overhead and a place to sleep … you are richer than 75% of people in this world If you have money in the bank, in your wallet, and spare change in […]

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