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  • World Day Against Child Labor

    A boy works at a coal depot, April 16, 2011 near to Lad Rymbai, in the district of Jaintia Hills, India. Local schools in the area, providing free tuition, find it difficult to convince parents of the benefits of education, as children are seen as sources of income.
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    An Afghan child shows chapped hands at the Sadat Ltd. brick factory, May 14, 2010 in Kabul, Afghanistan.
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    An Afghan child shovels sand at the Sadat brick factory, where some children work from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, May 14, 2010 in Kabul, Afghanistan.
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    On World Day Against Child Labor, Naginah Sadiq, 5, carries clay while working at a brick factory on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, June 12, 2012.
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    A child harvests coffee beans in the department of El Paraiso, Honduras, Dec. 20, 2010. Honduras, a country that hopes to become the the first coffee exporter in Central America, does not regulate child labor.
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    A Nepalese boy works at a tea shop on World Day Against Child Labor in Katmandu, Nepal, June 12, 2012.
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    Clarisse Kambire, 13, poses in the room where she sleeps in Benvar, Burkina Faso, Nov. 11, 2011. In Burkina Faso, one of the poorest countries in the world, child labor is endemic. They are put to work processing organic and fair trade cotton, the country's chief crop export. Lucrative premiums have created fresh incentives for child exploitation.
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    An Indian migrant boy works in a sari factory on World Day Against Child Labor in Katmandu, Nepal, June 12, 2012.
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    A young boy carves stone for sale at a market in Sapa, Vietnam.
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    An Egyptian child pushes a cart in Cairo, June 12, 2012 on World Day Against Child Labor.
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    A Pakistani girl, Taleema, collects food from a garbage dump in Islamabad, June 12, 2010, on World Day against Child Labor.
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    A young Indian boy polishes a man's shoes on World Day Against Child Labor in New Delhi, June 12, 2012.
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    A young boy cleans parts of a truck on World Day Against Child Labor in New Delhi, June 12, 2012.
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    Thaminah Sadiq, 7, works at a brick factory on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, June 12, 2012.
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    Bangladeshi children heat and mix rubber in a barrel at a balloon factory on the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, Jan. 22, 2004. Thousands of Bangladeshi children work, often under hazardous conditions, to supplement family income.
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