There are 30,000 street children in Iran.
Mehr News reported:
Now, there is about 30,000 children living or working on the streets of the country — out of an estimated total population of 70 million, social deputy of state Welfare Organization said here on Saturday.
If the necessary budget is funded, several programs for rehabilitating street-working kids will be implemented in 20 parts of the country, seyed Mohammadi said.
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The programs including some strategies and tools needed to give street kids around the country the skills and opportunities to make a better life for themselves, would be developed and disseminated by some NGOs.