Child labour in india cause and remedies | child labour in india child labour(harish)pptx (size: 257 mb / downloads: 17) introduction child labour, consisting of children below 14 years of age, is defined by the international labour organization (ilo) child labour is a universal problem and as a citizen of india we must strive to take stern actions against child labour. Child labour the effect on child, causes and remedies to the revolving menace department of human geography university of lund, sweden author: lana osment the effect on child, causes and remedies to the revolving menace 1 introduction number of child labour, india has the largest number of children in the world (ilo,2012)child.
Child bonded labour in india is mostly in the agricultural sector but has in recent times been moving into other sectors as well such as beedi-rolling, brick kilns, carpet weaving, commercial sexual exploitation, construction, fireworks and matches factories, hotels, hybrid cottonseed production, leather, mines, quarries, silk, synthetic gems, etc. What are the remedies to solve the problem of child labour how will you solve the problem of child labour in developing countries like india,pakistan etc more questions what are the measures taken by india to solve problem of child labour. In addition to the constitutional prohibition of hazardous child labour, various laws in india, such as the juvenile justice (care and protection) of children act-2000, and the child labour (prohibition and abolition) act-1986 provide a basis in law to identify, prosecute and stop child labour in india.
Poverty, lack of good schools and the growth of the informal economy are considered to be the key causes of child labour in india some other causes of child labour in india are cheap wages and accessibility to factories that can produce the maximum amount of goods for the lowest possible price. The causes & effects of child labor in india are intimately tied with extreme poverty and the failure to achieve universal education and develop schools. Poverty and lack of social security are the main causes of child labour the increasing gap between the rich and the poor, privatization of basic services and the neo-liberal economic policies are causes major sections of the population out of employment and without basic needs child labour in india is addressed by the child labour act.
Number of child labour, india has the largest number of children in the world (ilo,2012)child labour is an old phenomenon in both india and nigeria according to vaknin(2009), it is traditional in both countries to send a child to work children participated in agricultural and. Parental ignorance regarding the bad effects of child labour, the ineffectiveness of child labour laws in terms of implementation, non-availability and non-accessibility to schools are some of the other factors which encourages the phenomenon of child labour.
To stop child labour the remedies such as to implement economical development schemes, make education free, increasing awareness about prevention child labour and successful implementation of the act would certainly go a long way in eradicating child labour in india. Child labour: meaning, causes, effects, solutions category: blog, low aspirations by parents and children is a major cause of child labour because in such a situation, being employed in a local factory, or selling grocery in the streets is the normal way of life short paragraph on child labour in india unemployment: meaning, causes.
Origin and causes of child labour and its possible solutions introduction children are the gifts they are the precious gifts presented by almighty god to human causes of child labour india accounts for the second highest number where child labour of the world is concerned africa accounts for the highest number of children employed and. The largest number of child labours resides in india due to poverty and social security the number of child labourer in india exponentially increased for this study, child labourer in marathwada region, india selected for analysis to identify the root cause of child labour the primary data was.
Child labour refers to the use of children as a source of labour while depriving them of their fundamental rights in the process such rights include the opportunity to enjoy their childhood, attend school regularly, have peace of mind, and live a dignified life.
Consequences of child labour in india the picture that emerges is dark children are working in hazardous export oriented industries like fireworks, match works, electroplating, beedi rolling, glass blowing, brassware, lock making, glass blowing, lead mining and stone quarrying amongst several others.