Illegal drug trafficking obstacle to development

Illegal drug trafficking obstacle to development »

25 Jun, 2013

Illegal drug trafficking is a clear obstacle to development that requires robust and coordinated law enforcement response among countries says UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Ahead of the Drug abuse and illicit trafficking international day Mr Ki-Moon said illegal drug trafficking and use could only be tackled with shared responsibility among countries.

Child labour: A risk to child development

Child labour: A risk to child development »

5 Apr, 2013
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ONE of the most pervasive fundamental human rights violated in Zambia is child labour though most people express the ignorance of it. If not controlled, it can completes hinder the development of a child leaving them with no hope of making it in life. Child labour is work that is mentally, physically, socially or morally dangerous and harmful to children; and interferes with their schooling. In other words, child labour is work that denies children the opportunity to go to school.