ANTI-SLAVERY
SOCIETY

FIGHTING SLAVERY TODAY

A Child Hero

Iqbal Masih was a former slave carpet weaver since the age of 5.

He became a child activist after he escaped from slavery.

He was the winner of Reebok Prize.

He was murdered on April 16, 1995.


 

Links to other pages dealing with this issue:

Children in the carpet weaving industry

Rugmark rugs and carpets

Goods made by child labor

Different forms of child labor


Links to other pages dealing with consumer awareness:

Current campaigns

Consumer awareness

Goods made by child labor

Chocolates

Diamonds

Carpets made by child labor

Rugmark

Ethical investment

Get involved!

Fair trade

Society's overseas programs in Africa and Asia


Internet links:

South Asian Coalition on Child Servitude

The Society is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.

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TRADE
HUMAN
SACRIFICE

BONDED
LABOR

HIERODULIC
SERVITUDE

TRAFFICKING

CHILD
LABOR

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