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Restavek: Child Domestic Labor in Haiti

Date: August 1, 1990
Document: restavek_child_domestic_labor_in_haiti_1990_b_w_2.pdf (PDF 4.0 MB)
Country: Haiti
Type: Report
Issues: Children's Rights, Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, International Advocacy, Workers' Rights

Details the common practice of domestic child labor in Haiti, known in Creole as "restavek," and illuminates the plight of restavek children who lack basic economic and civil rights. Recommendations, directed toward the abolition of restavek, are provided. ISBN: 0-929293 06-1