Learning World: The Boys and Girls Who'd Rather Go to School
Part 1 - Promoting Apprenticeships, Benin
What can be done to help reduce child labour in Benin, one of the poorest countries in the world? One solution is to equip kids with the right skills. Find out how some street children in Cotonou (Benin) are being given an opportunity to improve their lives through vocational apprenticeships.
Part 2 - Tackling Child Labor, Switzerland
This Specialist from the International Labour Organisation talks about why there has been an increase in child labor. He looks at the causes and explains what is needed in order to elimate the worst forms of child labor.
Part 3 - Breaking the Bonds, India
Watch this report on a former victim of child labor who suffered terrible personal loss but despite the tragedy campaigned to defend the rights of disadvantaged workers like himself. Find out about his struggle to help others including a shelter to rescue street children from bonded labor.