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India: Child Labour and underpayment of women in vegetable seed production, reports India Committee of Netherlands
Almost 156,000 Indian children are producing vegetable seeds (tomato, hot pepper, okra), of which 50,000 are below 14 years of age. The large majority of them are either Dalits, low caste or Adivasi (tribals). All of them are exposed to harsh working...
Author: Molly D. Anderson, Agribusiness Action Initiatives (AAI)
In November 2009, government delegates and representatives from multilateral organizations and civil society are meeting in Rome for the third international food summit to address rapidly rising numbers of hungry people (the “food crisis”) by...
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