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20 February 2020

Pakistan: Widespread child labour, appalling working conditions & debt bondage reported at Balochistan mines

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3 February 2020

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14 January 2020

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Turkey: Hazelnuts in Ferrero Rocher supply chain linked to child labour; Includes company comments

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26 November 2019

So. Africa: Seven suspects appear in court for trafficking of illegal immigrants, forced labour & child labour

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19 November 2019

Zimbabwe: Allegations of child labor practices emerge in Chiredzi’s sugarcane plantations

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