Cambodia's Fight Against Child Labour

0

Cambodia has made a few efforts to stop child labor, but lack of resources caused great impediments.  Corruption is also a factor.

The United States Department of Labor reported Cambodia only “moderately advanced” in its fight against anti-child labour and its rating is the same as it was in 2013.  Any improvements were due largely to more inspectors from 35 in 2013 to 58 in 2014. Referring to the U.S. Embassy, the report says, “The Department of Child Labor reports that, due to budget constraints, it is able to conduct inspections only in and around the capital city of Phnom Penh.” the report stated, citing the US Embassy.

View Article on Pnom Penh Post

Chip in and help end modern slavery once and for all.

Freedom United is interested in hearing from our community and welcomes relevant, informed comments, advice, and insights that advance the conversation around our campaigns and advocacy. We value inclusivity and respect within our community. To be approved, your comments should be civil.

stop icon A few things we do not tolerate: comments that promote discrimination, prejudice, racism, or xenophobia, as well as personal attacks or profanity. We screen submissions in order to create a space where the entire Freedom United community feels safe to express and exchange thoughtful opinions.

guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments