Children are often exposed to radioactive minerals, injuries and deadly and painful diseases as they work to extract the valuable ore.
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Addressing participants in an international conference on Nov. 19, the Pope said that the coronavirus pandemic had worsened the plight of millions of children forced to work worldwide.
Noting that Friday, June 12, is the World Day Against Child Labor, Pope Francis said that boys and girls who were forced to work were deprived of their childhoods.
Human Rights Watch reports that Syrian refugees’ lack of legal status makes them prime targets of exploitation with ripple effects throughout all of Lebanese society.
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