Han’s Story

Han’s Story

Growing up in a house with a violent father, Han spent her childhood dreaming of the day when she could leave home and escape her situation. She longed for independence and freedom and as soon as she graduated from High School, she travelled to Hanoi in Vietnam alone...
Bager’s Story

Bager’s Story

When Bager from Afghanistan was just two years old, his parents got divorced and he ended up living with his father and his new wife. As he grew older, Bager was excited and eager to go to school, but his father and stepmother would not let him. Instead, he would sell...
Som Nang’s Story

Som Nang’s Story

Growing up, Som Nang’s father was violent and eventually her mum left the family to go and work in another province. She left the 4 girls with their father and re-married. Som Nang and her sisters worked as harvest workers at the Thai border. One day, when she was...
Binh’s Story

Binh’s Story

Used to living in the city’s most complicated, noisy and difficult place since her childhood – the wholesale market – Binh seemed to have forged herself to be tough, resilient and independent to survive in such a harsh environment. But no matter how firm or...
Sahid’s Story

Sahid’s Story

Shahid is a twelve-year-old boy from a small province in Afghanistan.  Shahid’s father is addicted to drugs and has abandoned his family. Shahid’s mother takes care of the family with the support of her eldest son who serves as a police officer. Shahid and the younger...
Hoa’s Story

Hoa’s Story

Hoa is 27 years old, she’s a bridal make-up specialist and a hairstylist in training. Hoa loves her family, and she’s great at her job. When Hoa was a teenager, both of her parents suffered debilitating health challenges that prevented them from working. They found...