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

    Ministerial Order No. 11 of 2013 Regulating the prohibited hazardous work and the authorized works for children under 18 years old. (قرار وزاري رقم 11 لسنة 2013 لائحة تحديد الاعمال المحظورة والاعمال المسموح بها للاطفال دون سن 18 سنة)

    Adoption: 2013-03-16 | Date of entry into force: 2013-03-16 | YEM-2013-R-106494

    In Section 7 of this Ministerial Order No. 11 of 2013, provides a list of more than 35 industries and occupations, including domestic work, work related to agriculture, fishing, textiles, mechanical work and construction, which are prohibited for children under 18 years.
    Moreover, section 8 prohibits carrying; pulling or pushing heavy weights.
    While section 15 prohibits night work and overtime work for children under 18 years.

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