Children in Indonesia are risking their lives everyday just to get to school.
They use an aqueduct, suspended hundreds of meters bridge above the
ground as a shortcut, even though it was not built for people to walk
It is meant to transport water, but the wooden structure links Suro Village and Plempungan Village in Java.
Even though it is dangerous, they would rather use the precarious structure than walk a distance over three miles.
Children cycling along a wooden planks in the middle, in the school
uniform while local adults use it to transport food and material between
Earlier this year a group of Indonesian children were filmed crossing a
collapsed suspension bridge over a swollen river to reach their school
after three suspension bridges in the district of Lebak collapsed due to
Despite the poor transport links the Indonesian island has a population
of 137 million, meaning it is the world’s most populous island, and one
of the most densely-populated places on the globe.