"We Can't Refuse to Pick Cotton"

"We Can't Refuse to Pick Cotton"

Forced and Child Labor Linked to World Bank Group Investments in Uzbekistan

Book - 2017
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This report details how the Uzbek government forced students, teachers, medical workers, other government employees, private-sector employees, and sometimes children to harvest cotton in 2015 and 2016, as well as to weed the fields and plant cotton in the spring of 2016. The government has threatened to fire people, stop welfare payments, and suspend or expel students if they refuse to work in the cotton fields.
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Human Rights Watch, [2017]
ISBN: 9781623134891
Branch Call Number: 323.4909587 E92w
Characteristics: 120 pages : color illustrations, color maps, color photographs ; 27 cm


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