|Manu||Date: Monday, 12-June-2017, 2:19 PM | Message # 1|
|Philippines launches campaign to free one million child workers |
Government figures show that nearly three million children in the Philippines are working in dangerous jobs.
Many of those are involved in the small-scale gold mining industry.
Authorities have launched a campaign to try and free at least one million child workers by 2025.
Al Jazeera's Step Vaessen reports from Paracale in central Philippines.