More than half of all children of migrant workers of school age in China live separated from their parents. This is the result of a report by the Chinese aid organization New Citizen Program, quoted by the business portal Caixin. Among 6 to 14-year-old children of migrant workers, 26.7 million grow up without a mother or father. Instead, relatives and sometimes neighbors take care of the children. Their parents have mostly migrated to large cities to work there.
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