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.
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