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Child Labour

The menace of child labour

The term child labour is often defined as as work that deprives children of their childhood their potential and their dignity and that is harmful to physical and mental development of children. The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan…

Education for Development

Barefoot in a skimpy brown vest, eleven-year old Haris works and studies at the same time. He gets up in the morning, helps his mother in household chores then goes to a small private school in his area. In afternoon, after school…

A child labourer afraid from joining school

This is a story of Farhan, a 13 year old boy, who works at a local tobacco cum general store since last 3 years owing to his family’s poor financial condition. His mother works as a maid in a house close to his place whereas his father…

Interview of a Pakistani child labourer

We come across so many lives everyday and yet no one takes few minutes to think about them and their trials. Today I’ll be sharing the story of Zubair Khalid, a 10 year old boy who sells balloons outside a fast food restaurant in Faisalabad…