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Artigo
24 August 2009
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Autor: R. Ilangovan, The Hindu

The recent death of a 10-year-old...boy in a brick kiln in Namakkal district...has prompted rights’ groups to urge the district administration to carry out a detailed inspection in its brick kilns...The boy, Kaliappan...was forced to work in a kiln at...

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3 July 2009
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Autor: Pamela Constable, Washington Post

The world of Pakistan's brick kilns...relies on the labor of migrant families, from girls of 6 to grizzled grandfathers... Brickmakers toil near the bottom of Pakistan's economic and social ladder...the great majority are bound to the kilns by debt.....

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27 May 2009
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Autor: The News [Pakistan]

Kicking off a new era of environment-friendly initiatives, two units based on third generation...brick kiln technology...have started functioning in the city on experimental basis. these brick kilns can pave the way for introduction of new technology...

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23 April 2009
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Autor: AsiaNews

Little seems to have changed in the People’s Republic since cases of slave labour came to light in June 2007 when it was revealed that brick kilns in Shanxi and Henan were employing child slaves...According to official media more than 55,000 police...

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25 February 2009
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Autor: China Labour Bulletin

Two brothers who admitted imprisoning and beating workers at their illegal brickyard in Sha’anxi have each been sentenced to just 18 months and 12 months…in jail - even after an elderly brickyard worker died of exhaustion and heat stroke… This latest...

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Artigo
14 October 2008
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Autor: El Tiempo [Colombia]

El horno túnel reemplazará 50 hornos artesanales, que utilizan carbón y emiten gases contaminantes a la atmósfera...la Asociación Industrial y Tecnológica de Arcillas de Sugamuxi construirá esta nueva herramienta..."Colciencias aprobó nuestro proyecto...

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5 September 2008
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Autor: Human Rights Watch

Despite recent positive steps, discrimination against persons with disabilities continues in China and organizations for the disabled face government pressure and harassment, Human Rights Watch said today on the eve of the September 6 Paralympic Games...

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4 June 2008
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Autor: Elise Labott, CNN

Slave labor in developing countries such as Brazil, China and India is fueling part of their huge economic growth, according to a State Department report released Wednesday. The department's annual "Trafficking in Persons Report" found increased...

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1 June 2008
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Autor: Robert Weil, Oakland Institute, in Monthly Review [USA]

[In Shenzhen, China, we saw] the prevalence of very young workers, and the depths of their exploitation by large and small employers, whether mainland Chinese, Hong Kong, and Taiwanese companies, or foreign owners…[Death from exhaustion] is becoming...

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16 May 2008
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Autor: Cheang Sokha & Tracey Shelton, Phnom Penh Post

Behind the glitz and glamour of Cambodia’s recent construction boom is an army of under-aged, under-paid workers…The surge in demand for cheap labor has prompted thousands of children, some as young as six, to abandon their schooling and accept...

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