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Cartoons on Child Labor

June 12 is World Day Against Child Labour. We have selected some of the best cartoons on child labour from our visual archive.


Marco de Angelis - Italy


There are an estimated 152 million children in child labor.


Moshe Gilula - The Netherlands


Children are used as workers in many industries, such as producing chololate...


Niels Bo Bojesen - Denmark



Vasco Gargalo - Portugal


...and fashion.


Elihu Duayer - Brazil


Many brands use child labor to cut down on prodcution costs and increase profit margins.


Omar Perez - Spain


Being forced to work deprives children of an education.


Vasco Gargalo - Portugal


72 million children are forced to do hazardous work.


Martirena - Cuba


In the end, child labor is not only detrimental to the individual child, it reinforces global inequality.



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