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ABDUR RAHMAN

Abdur Rahman’s father died a few years back and his mother is a speech handicap.

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Mithu

Mithu’s father used to be a rickshaw puller and his mother used to look after a road-side tea stall.

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Belal

Belal used to work through school hours to pay for his next meal. Now he is an A* student.

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Tahmina

At just 8 years old, Tahmina’s only way to evade hunger was to work as a full time house maid.

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Abdullah

Abdullah is in his seventies, and has spent the last forty years in a refugee camp in Sudan

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Mohammed

Mohammed is a father of five in camp 26 in North East Sudan. He suffers from Parkinsons disease.

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Aisha

Aisha is a widow. She is living in a refugee camp with her daughter, and a son with Kyphosis.

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BomBom

9 year old BomBom loves attending school for the regular “free food” he often missed at home.

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Tika

At 12 years old Tika is one of Banter Gebang’s brightest students.

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Arfan

Arfan lives in the drought affected district of TharParkar, where malnutrition is at an all time low

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Anjum

Anjum and her family live in a one room tin house in one of the poorest slums in India.

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Iqbal Jan

Iqbal Jan recently lost her husband. With no income and poor health, she became destitute.

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Maqsood

Maqsood’s health deteriorated, leaving him and his family without any income

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Wathiqa

Wathiqa is a single mother with 4 children, 3 of whom are severely mentally and physically impaired.

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Ramadan

Ramadan was sent to an orphanage as a poorly child who would not eat, but now he is healthier than ever.