Child labour in Vietnam. By: Lisa Bang. Child labour in vietnam. What is Child labour?. Child labour is a source of income for poor families Forces young children to go to work to earn money for the families poverty. Some families depend on the income that they receive from child labour
Child labour in Vietnam
By: Lisa Bang
Child labour has been limited in Vietnam during the pass years
still remains as a problem; mainly in rural areas
About 4 million working children has been decreased to about 1.6 million
Studies indicate that child labour is not considered the major problem of Vietnam towards 6-10 year old children
Child labour has fallen dramatically during most recent years.
Working conditions in rural areas has been improved,
must be carefully monitored as industrial employment increases as self-employment in the service sector,
could place children at risk of moral hazards in the future.
Hazardous work is most common for the 15-17 age group in the present
There are less children workers with the age around 11-14
no children with the age of 6-10 employed in the occupations hazardous jobs
the incidence of child labour is greatest among the poor
working children can be found in all income groups.
millions of children are involoved in hazardous and dangerous work that damages their development.
These children are to work after school, which gives them somewhat of education for better knowledge.
This is only allowed for child with an age of 11-14
Does not exceed 4 hours per day.
These types of work are strongly encouraged to children
This will provide the child somewhat of knowledge/skill for future careers.
if the hours are excessive, it may reduce the benefits of education
Must be planned, carefully analyzed, observed by the government.
The biggest rise is marginal part-time child workers
For groups that are around the age of 15-17
groups are encouraged to go to school
Not able to go to school due to certain circumstances
Usually in urban areas, children works in small family owned businesses, but in rural areas, children usually work on farms and agricultural realted activities.