Child labour situation worsening in Africa

child labour

child labour

The number of children engaged in hazardous work in Africa is on the rise according to the International Labour Organization (ILO).

It says there are around 215 million children in work across the world with just over half of those doing dangerous jobs. Many of those children live in Africa.

Patrick Maigua asked Constance Thomas from the ILO about these children at risk.

Duration: 3'33"

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