Hackmann's passion for ending child slavery
is a result of his first-hand experiences of the overwhelming sense of injustice to children in Africa.
Clearly, there were direct and indirect consequences to this child slavery
, and Robinson documents these in the work.
Children & Society 22:3, Special issue: Child Slavery
Worldwide, May 2008, pp 212-22
Andrew Crofts brings the issue of human slavery, most particularly child slavery
, to the forefront of our consciousness.
And she has donated all the money to charitable pursuits, the majority to help end child slavery
and world hunger.
It comes as a children's rights charity called for 'immediate and decisive action' to combat child slavery
State Department documented child slavery
on Ivory Coast cocoa farms.
The ambivalent history of children's rights in the United States is reviewed with special attention to the unique situation of child slavery
and other legal forms of child servitude for the first two hundred years.
Sally Grindley's Spilled Water, a harrowing tale of child slavery
in 20th century China took the honours in the 9 to 11 age group while Biscuit Bear, the story of a biscuit's night-time frolics by Mini Grey, one of the rising stars on the picture-book scene, won the under five's category.
M&M/Mars responded half-heartedly to news about child slavery
in the West African cocoa fields and refuses to convert a modest 5 percent of its product to Fair Trade cocoa.
The legislation to address child slavery
in West Africa that had passed in the House (sponsored by Representative Eliot Engel) was almost certain to pass in the Senate (where it was sponsored by Senator Tom Harkin).
GENEVA -- In a move aimed at stemming child slavery
, six West African countries have devised a travel pass to protect children traveling in the region, officials said Saturday.