Child labourers toil in Pakistan

Country seen as one of the worst offenders as UN launches campaign to end exploitation of children.

    Millions of children around the world are engaged in work that deprives them of adequate education and health-care.

    The UN has launched a global campaign to end child labour by 2016. Among the worst offenders are said to be employers in Pakistan.

    Al Jazeera's Kamal Hyder reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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