This paper discusses from the cultural perspective: why the children of extreme poor households on the embankments engage in labour; what are the consequences and what options are available for them to become skilled with a view to improving economic support to their current family and be able to find a way out of intergenerational poverty.
Miah, M.A.H.; Reza, M.I. Exploring the Processes and Consequences of Child Labour in Building Resilience of the Extreme Poor: The Genealogy of Child Labour in Northern Districts of Bangladesh. Shiree Working Paper No. 25. Shiree, Dhaka, Bangladesh (2014) 30 pp.