Deadly clashes in Beirut show Lebanon is a country of no accountability

Written by: Walid el Houri All articles by: Walid el Houri

At least six killed and dozens injured in outbreak of heavy gunfire that will also create further obstacles to port blast investigation

Empower and protect, don’t prohibit: a better approach to child work

Bans on child labour don’t work because they ignore why children work in the first place. That is why the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour will fail. If we truly care about working children, we need to start trying to keep them safe in work rather than insisting that they end work entirely. Our panelists, all advocates for child workers, offer us a new way forward. Join us for this free live event at 5pm UK time on Thursday 28 October.

 

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