Real people. Real stories.

Nasra, standing in front of a wall

11 year old heroNasra's story

Nasra goes to the local school and travels there on foot - but for someone like Nasra, walking by foot anywhere can be life threatening. 

Mominul in is wheelchair smiling

Mominul's StoryCambodia

Changing perceptions can change lives. See how Mominul's has changed for the better.

Margaret smiling, Dick looking at the radio

Last night a DJ saved my lifeMargaret's story

When Margaret was ready to end it all, listening to the radio one evening changed her life forever. Read more about her remarkable story.

Parboty at a community meeting

Parboty's storyBangladesh

Her right hand is slowly becoming weaker and weaker. How is she going to take care of her two year old girl?

Lao and her mother

Lao's storyCambodia

Lao is 24 and lives in a small village. She used to sit idly in the house and was beaten because disobedient. But things changed.

Matha reading her school books.

Matha's storyCambodia

People thought Matha could not learn. But she did, and she's now top of her class. Get to know Matha.

Jane with her children

Jane's storyUganda

Jane Simuli was born with albinism, a hereditary condition that causes lack of pigmentation in the eyes, skin and hair. Meet Jane.

Cambodian children at school

Mala's StoryCambodia

Cattle drive

Mohammed's StorySudan

Mohamed Ali Bakhit is one of the most famous butchers of the Al-Mirghania district in eastern Sudan. Meed Mohamed.

Sok Khoen

Sok Khoen's StoryCambodia

Vegetable market in Sudan

Abdin's StorySudan

When Abin became blind at 10 his life was shattered. But things changed. 

Chen Oung

Chen Oung's StoryCambodia

Um Chai's StoryCambodia