Ending hazardous child labour in India

Child breaking rocks in a quarry in Faridabad, suburb of New Delhi.

Some 215 million children are involved in hazardous work across the globe according to the International Labour Organization, which is actively fighting to bring that number down. India has the largest number of child workers, despite laws to eradicate this, the practice continues. But, the ILO along with various local labor groups are working to change the culture of child labour.

Julie Walker reports.

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