Rights Group: Zimbabwe’s Economy Pinching Children, Too
|08/16/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Zimbabwe’s deteriorating economy is forcing many families to put their children to work. Child rights activists say an increasing number of children are selling items on the street to supplement the family income.
On a busy corner, a 16-year-old we shall call Tribunal sells wares. Tribunal said this has been her story for the past two years since her mother died and she dropped out of school. She now lives with her 22-year-old sister. She said she gets about $5 a day in sales.
Tribunal said she actually wishes for a decent life and does not want to sell stuff here, but read more >>>