Child labor is a serious problem in many parts of the world and it is the topic of discussion in this week’s Hello Washington.
The panelists were Fawzia Karim Feroze, Swapon Ganguly and Sumi Khan.
Fawzia Karim Feroze is a lawyer and advisor to Independent Garment Workers Association in Bangladesh.
Swapon Ganguly is a child labor activist in West Bengal, India.
Sumi Khan is a journalist from Bangladesh and is the recipient of Courage in Journalism Award, IWMF-2005.
Listeners asked questions on how child labor laws can be enforced, how to make society more aware of the problems, what kind of steps different countries are taking to eliminate child labor etcetra.
Roquia Haider hosted the program.