Help 10,000 kids escape poverty and child labour

 
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Help 10,000 kids escape poverty and child labour

Help 10,000 kids escape poverty and child labour
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Anita Jedgule, bidi-roller

Anita Jedgule, bidi-roller
Anita in the cigaretter 'bidi' rolling factory (view small | med | large | orig)

Anita in front of bags of tobacco

Anita in front of bags of tobacco
The sacks of tobacco that the women and children roll into cigarettes (view small | med | large | orig)

A girl sleeping in the bidi-rolling factory

A girl sleeping in the bidi-rolling factory
Until the project set up creches and pre-school facilities, infants and children had to spend all day in the toxic enclosed atmosphere of the factories, which gave them bad health and kept them out of education. Many would start helping their mothers as soon as they are big enough. (view small | med | large | orig)

Girl playing on a swing in the pre-school

Girl playing on a swing in the pre-school
Now the children get to enjoy their childhood through the creche and pre-school which removes them from the factories (view small | med | large | orig)

One of the girls in the creche

One of the girls in the creche
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Girl playing with a toy tortoise

Girl playing with a toy tortoise
Without the project these children would not have been able to play with such toys as their parents, earning around $1.50 a day, would not be able to afford them. (view small | med | large | orig)

Deepali and her mother

Deepali and her mother
Your generosity is allowing Deepali, not only to gain an education, but to build her confidence, and understand about her rights as a child and more specifically as a female child. (view small | med | large | orig)

Deepali and Child Parliament at Global Action Week

Deepali and Child Parliament at Global Action Week
During this week, activities for children are organised on a particular theme to give broader publicity. Last year's theme was Education for All and Deepaliā€™s Child Parliament performed a street play. Deepali received a prize for the best performer. (view small | med | large | orig)

The completed Child Resource Centre

The completed Child Resource Centre
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Organization

Karuna Trust

London, England, United Kingdom
http://www.karuna.org/

Project Leader

Steven Murdoch

Staff Member
London, UK United Kingdom

Where is this project located?

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