The truth about the dangers that children face daily when they are forced to work in cotton production.
Cotton is woven into every aspect of our lives. We slip it on when we get dressed in the morning and slip into it between our sheets at night. While it’s no surprise that cotton is one of the most widely grown crops in the world, you might be surprised to learn that there are boys and girls working in every stage of its production. From ploughing and harvesting in the fields to cutting and sewing in factories, children face all kinds of danger when they are forced to work in the cotton industry – for little to no pay.