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Diana just wants to be a doctor so she can help her community. The problem is that she lives in brothel town and her mother is a sex worker.

Asia | Bangladesh | Project Samreen

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He Weighed Half of What He Should

Pierre weighed just 7 kilograms when he was taken to a Save the Children hospital. That's just half of what a boy his age should be. He was severely malnourished and sick with pneumonia.

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A Race Against Time

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Kayembe had a high fever and diarrhoea for a month before being taken to a Save the Children hospital. He was so sick that he couldn’t eat or walk. He had lost so much weight that his arm was the same size as an adult’s thumb.

| Africa | Project East Africa Food Crisis

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Ebola

Lydiah was eight years old when she was orphaned. When the Ebola virus reached her homeland of Sierra Leone, it took her mother, her grandmother and her aunt. Lydiah didn’t even get to hug her family goodbye.

Sierra Leone | Africa

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Donkey library

A donkey library is giving children growing up in some of the most remote rural villages of Ethiopia the life-changing opportunity of learning to read.

Ethiopia | Africa

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Living with hunger

Nyatot urged her family to keep walking for their lives. When war broke out near the border of Sudan and South Sudan, the widow knew she had to get her mother and three children to safety in the south.

Sudan | Africa

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He was not born to die

Mako is pregnant with her sixth child. In a few weeks, she will have her baby at home in her village in the Shinile district of the Somali region of Ethiopia.

Ethiopia | Africa

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