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Sierra Leone
Marjorie's Story

Marjorie's Story

Marjorie was still in primary school when she realised she was pregnant. “I was driven away by my parents for what they referred to as shame in the family"

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EducationEnterprise and trainingFinancial InclusionHealth and social welfareInnovationWomen and Girls

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Nepal
Tukaram's Story

Tukaram's Story

Tukaram is 13 years old and lives with his grandfather. His father is no longer in contact and his mother has remarried. His grandfather did not have enough money to send Tukaram to school.

Sectors:
EducationEnterprise and trainingHealth and social welfareInnovation

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Bangladesh
Sokhina's Story

Sokhina's Story

16 year-old Sokhina lives in a slum near the Matuail dumping site with her parents. After moving to Dhaka, Sokhina started work as a waste picker.

Sectors:
EducationEnterprise and trainingFinancial InclusionHealth and social welfareWomen and Girls

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Bangladesh
Sabina's story

Sabina's story

The recent experiences of 14-year-old Sabina show what a fragile existence many Bangladeshi children endure. Sabina had to drop out of school to find work.

Sectors:
EducationEnterprise and trainingHealth and social welfareWomen and Girls

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Kenya
Ben's Story

Ben's Story

Social workers worked with Ben on addressing the traumas he had experienced and rebuilding his self-esteem. Overcoming Childhood trauma

Sectors:
EducationHealth and social welfareInnovation

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India
Rohit's Story

Rohit's Story

"My membership in the Children’s Health Cooperative had a huge effect on my unhealthy behaviours."

Sectors:
EducationEnterprise and trainingFinancial InclusionHealth and social welfareInnovation

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Uganda
Stella's Story

Stella's Story

“I feel confident whereas before I just had fear.” Life was dangerous for Stella. She was frequently beaten & raped. Safeguarding. Giving Children Hope

Sectors:
EducationEnterprise and trainingHealth and social welfareInnovationWomen and Girls

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Ethiopia
Bezu's Story

Bezu's Story

'When I was 13 I didn’t know but a marriage had been arranged for me by my parents, to a man.' 'Once you’ve been abducted you’re his.'

Sectors:
EducationEnterprise and trainingHealth and social welfareInnovationWomen and Girls

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Kenya
In their words

In their words

In the Mathare Slum, Nairobi, 15 mothers have come together to form a group savings scheme. Working together to plan better for their childre

Sectors:
EducationEnterprise and trainingFinancial InclusionHealth and social welfareInnovationWomen and Girls

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