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Ten million child labourers in domestic work

SNAP Malawi is a project funded by the United States Department of Labor (USDOL). The content of this page does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the United States Department of Labor, nor does mention of trade name, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the United States Government.To mark World Day Against Child Labour, the ILO publishes a report outlining the abuses suffered by millions of children working in family homes. An estimated 10.5 million children worldwide – most of them under age – are working as domestic workers in people’s homes, in hazardous and sometimes slavery-like conditions, says the ILO. Continue reading