1. Write Government Officials

Speak out for a fair, thorough, and independent investigation into Iqbal's death. Let it be known that there are people who care about what is going on, and that evil should not go unanswered.

In the Pakistan, you can write to the new Prime Minister:

Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani
Prime Minister's House
Islamabad, Pakistan

or write to newly elected President of Pakistan:
Asif Ali Zardari
Presidential Palace
Islamabad, Pakistan

(Example Letter)

In the U.S., you can write to :

Sally Greenberg, Child Labor Coalition Co-Chair
The Child Labor Coalition
c/o the National Consumers League
815 15th Street NW
Suite 928 N
Washington, D.C. 20005

At the United Nations you can write to :

Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad
U.S. Representative to the United Nations
799 United Nations Plaza
New York, New York 10017

FAX 202-737-2164

2. Write Your Congressman

United States Senator Tom Harkin has introduced: "THE HARKIN DOMESTIC CHILD LABOR BILL"
This bill would help end child labor. This act has failed to pass repeatedly in congress.
You can help get it through by writing your U.S. Congressional Representatives and U.S. Senators.
Take a few minutes to look over the bill, and try to figure out what the fuss is all about yourself.

Read the "CARE ACT OF 2001"

3. Write Local Businesses

Use the Yellow Pages and write or phone local carpet importers and outlets asking their policy on selling goods made by child labor.

4. Write to Family of Iqbal

Letter's of sympathy and support to Iqbal's family can be sent to:

Bonded Labour Liberation Front
1 Dysal Sing Mansion
The Mall
Lahore, Pakistan

Fax: 011-92-42-631-6254

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