Story of Christine

9 January 2020

Christine’s (10) father died when she was a toddler. A few years later, her mother abandoned Christine and her siblings. She became addicted to alcohol and lives a tough life in town.

Story of Musa

22 November 2019

Musa (12) is the eldest of four children and both of his parents are addicted to alcohol. Spending his life on the streets, he always admired other children, walking to school in their clean uniforms.

Story of Joseph

1 November 2019

Joseph (11) lives in a small village in Amudat (Eastern Uganda), with his two brothers and three sisters. A few years ago, Joseph’s mother suddenly fell ill and passed away. Polygamy is accepted in the Pokot culture; most men have several wives. Joseph’s father is no exception: he has a second wife with six more children. Ever since Joseph’s mother passed away, his father stopped coming to their home. He has abandoned them.