Half of the workforce of the artisanal mining sector is comprised of children. Without viable economic alternatives, most children must join their parents in rudimentary mining pits. Children as young as two years transport, wash, and crush minerals to earn half a dollar a day.

Half of the workforce of the artisanal mining sector is comprised of children. Without viable economic alternatives, most children must join their parents in rudimentary mining pits. Children as young as two years transport, wash, and crush minerals to earn half a dollar a day.

Organizația Mondială a Sănătății a avertizat recent că boala Zika s-ar putea extinde în toate statele de pe continentul american. Boala care provoacă panică și din cauza căreia copiii se nasc cu o malformație imposibil de corectat ar putea deveni o pandemie, spune OMS. read more