Job training programmes are helping more than 15,000 homeless youth in Mexico to leave the street life behind to become cooks and bakers.

In most cases, poverty is the main reason children and teens worldwide end up homeless or living on the streets.
In most cases, poverty is the main reason children and teens worldwide end up homeless or living on the streets.

More than 15,000 homeless young people call the streets of Mexico City home. But job training programmes are helping them leave the street life behind to become cooks and bakers.

Andalusia Knoll Soloff has more from Mexico City.

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