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Child Labour In Ghana Photos

These photographs are from the article Child Labour in Ghana: Meet 8-Year-Old ‘Akufo-Addo.’ Read the article below to understand the full context of photos. RELATED: Child Labour in Ghana: Meet 8-Year-Old ‘Akufo-Addo’. 8-year-old Child Labourer in Accra, Ghana Nicknamed ‘Akufo-Addo,’ after Ghana’s current president, this 8 years old boy is engaged in hazardous child labour on the […]

May 1, 2020

Child Labour: An 8-year-old boy engaged in hazardous child labour is having fun on an e-waste dump at Agbogbloshie, Ghana. Around 19 million children below the age of 12 years are in hazardous child labour worldwide, the ILO statistics show. UNICEF estimates that nearly 2 million children in Ghana aged 5-17 years are in child labour. About 385 million children worldwide live in extreme poverty and survive on less than $2 a day, according to UNICEF. This represents about half of the world’s extreme poor. © 2020 Muntaka Chasant

These photographs are from the article Child Labour in Ghana: Meet 8-Year-Old ‘Akufo-Addo.’ Read the article below to understand the full context of photos. RELATED: Child Labour in Ghana: Meet 8-Year-Old ‘Akufo-Addo’. 8-year-old Child Labourer in Accra, Ghana Nicknamed ‘Akufo-Addo,’ after Ghana’s current president, this 8 years old boy is engaged in hazardous child labour on the […]

These photographs are from the article Child Labour in Ghana: Meet 8-Year-Old ‘Akufo-Addo.’ Read the article below to understand the full context of photos.

RELATED: Child Labour in Ghana: Meet 8-Year-Old ‘Akufo-Addo’.

8-year-old Child Labourer in Accra, Ghana

Nicknamed ‘Akufo-Addo,’ after Ghana’s current president, this 8 years old boy is engaged in hazardous child labour on the fringes of Agbogbloshie. See the article Child Labour in Ghana: Meet 8-Year-Old ‘Akufo-Addo’ for details.

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