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ILO strives to eliminate forced labour in Burma

By Wed, Jun 08, 2011 11:30PM UTC Comments Off

Burma has seen a “dramatic” rise in complaints about forced labour owing to increased public awareness about the problem, a UN agency working in the country said Tuesday, according to AFP News. The International Labour Organization (ILO) branch in Rangoon (Yangon) has received 506 complaints since the start of 2010 – more than double the...