Africa: 160 Million of World’s Children Forced to Work During Pandemic, UN Says

[VOA] Geneva — A new report finds 160 million children or nearly one child in ten is involved in child labor globally, an increase of 8.4 million since 2016. A joint report by the International Labor Organization and UN Children's Fund warns the COVID-19 pandemic is worsening an already alarming situation. The report is being launched in advance of the World Day Against Child Labor on June 12.Read the Original Article