Discrimination Against Women

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Child Slavery * In the 21st century the statistic for child slavery is increasing rapidly. * In most report that has shown there are 127 million boys and 88 million girls in the world that are involved in child slavery and 74 million boys and 41 million girls were in a worse state for health conditions. * Girls that are trafficked usually end up in the sex industry. * Exactly 300 000 children under the age of 18 were trafficked to serve as soldiers in wars. * 30% of children that are sold into the sex industry were only 11 years old and in the worst case scenarios they were 8 years old. * Families suffered from famine and poverty sold their children into slavery and the younger the child are the more profit the traffickers and recruiters receive. * In the worldwide statistic for human trafficking there are 13 million children around the world that are victims to this horrific cycle. * Child slavery is the most significant concern for many parts in the world especially areas like Asia (153 million), Africa (8 million), Latin America and Caribbean (17 million). * Some children in the working industries were force to constructing something in the factory or loom shed for up to 18 hours a day and never have a rest. * Girls are being sold a lot in the domestic slavery and they are force to work without getting paid and the negative impacts on them are being physically, sexually and emotional abused. * Accident = Due to most children inexperience in the working industries it is estimate that 22 000 children die in the working field each year. * There are no legislation in some undeveloping countries that protect the children when they are working on the street or at home. * There are many children working as maid who only got paid 11 dollars in a month. * Child slavery includes children who are being used by others to…...

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