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  1. Egypt - Hazardous child labour - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree of the Ministry of Manpower dermining system of employing children, and conditions, terms and cases in which they are employed, as well as works, vocations and industries in which it is prohibited to employ children (No. 118 of 2003).

    Adoption: 2003-06-30 | EGY-2003-R-68952

    Sets forth list of jobs for which children under the age of 18 shall not be employed. Inter alia these include: treatment, preparation, or storage of ash comprising lead, and extraction of silver from lead; production of tin and metallurgical compounds; production of lead monoxide or yellow lead oxide, lead dioxide, lead carbonate, orange lead oxide and lead sulfate, chromate and ingots; and mixing and kneading processes in the manufacture and repair of electronic batteries. Also establishes list of jobs for which children under the age of 16 shall not be employed.

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