Wednesday, October 30, 2013

How poverty wages for tea pickers fuel India's trade in child slavery | World news | The Observer

Source:  The Observer

Millions of Brits drink a cup of Assam tea each day, but it comes at a terrible price. Plantation workers on 12p an hour are easy prey for traffickers who lure away their daughters to India's cities. Now pressure is growing on big tea brands to safeguard better pay 

Gethin ChamberlainAn article by 
in Assam
The Observer,

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