More than 10 percent of children in the country aged between 5 and 17 work as laborers, with more than 5 percent engaged in “hazardous labor,” a situation that must be addressed by the government, the International Labor Organization (ILO) said in a report released Thursday. The Child Labor Survey 2012, which was conducted by the ILO along with the National Institute of Statistics (NIS) in April 2012, found that 1 out of every 10 children in the country is forced to work in a way that violates Cambodian laws or international conventions ratified by the government. Out
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