Bulgaria makes effort to bring Roma children back to school

By |oktober 12th, 2017|Bulgaria, child marriage, minorities, News, Roma, school dropouts|

Small armies of teachers, social workers and police officers are swarming across Bulgaria to carry out a Herculean task -- convince tens of thousands of Roma parents to send their children to school.

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More than 40 million people trapped in slavery: New global estimate

By |september 19th, 2017|child labour, child marriage, child sexual exploitation, forced marriage, ILO, IOM, modern slavery, News|

More than 40 million people were trapped as slaves last year in forced labour and forced marriages, according to the first joint effort by key anti-slavery groups to estimate the number of victims worldwide of the international crime.

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Tanzania’s circumcisers drop their knives

By |avgust 21st, 2017|child marriage, female genital mutilation, News, Tanzania|

When a group of elderly Tanzanian women asked Martha Daud to start circumcising girls 30 years ago, she was honored as it meant she would earn money, status and choice cuts of meat.

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