Tag: child labor

    Child Labor in Brazil Is Part of Family Culture

    The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics’ (IBGE) Household Survey (PNAD) reports that child ...

    4% or 146,000 Workers in Brazil’s Mines Are Children

    The World Day Against Child Labor, instituted in 2002 upon an initiative of the ...

    A Simple and Practical Proposal to End Brazil’s Child Labor

    Virgílio was 12 years old. His childhood was divided between attending school sporadically and ...

    Truck Drivers Drafted Into Brazil’s War on Child Labor

    Approximately 20,000 truck drivers in Brazil will receive information on how to identify and ...

    Despite 47.5% Fall 2.5 Million Children Still Work in Brazil

    Between 1995 and 2003, the number of working children and adolescents between the ages ...

    More than 1 Million Children Between 5 and 9 Years Old Work in Brazil

    Brazil’s National Residential Sample Survey (Pnad 2003/IBGE) found that the biggest decrease in the ...

    5.5 Million Children Work in Brazil. 1/3 for More than 40 Hours a Week.

    The World Day Against Child Labor 2005, celebrated next June 12th, will focus on ...

    Despite Unemployment 3 Million Children Work in Brazil

    It is estimated that worldwide over two hundred million children and youths work when ...

    3.8 Million Kids Still Working in Brazil

    Child labor has declined in the Brazil by 1%, on the average, between 2002 ...