Number of baby orphans rises in S Korea

Published on Aug 5, 2013
Orphanages in South Korea are seeing an increase in the number of babies they are having to look after. The influx is due in part to a new law intended to improve the adoption process. But the pressures of parenting, combined with the stigma attached to being a single mother, is also having a negative impact. Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports from Seoul.

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