Robin Hammond

Fayoum Oasis, EGYPT

Hamdy Maabad, a Human Rights activist at the Land Centre for Human Rights, which is trying to tackle the issue of child labour within the Egyptian cotton industry. Egyptian cotton is considered to be the most luxurious in the world, but it is estimated that over a million children aged between seven and 12 are employed annually in its production. Small farmers also claim to be exploited by the large cooperatives that control the market.

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Robin Hammond
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