Riverkids

Riverkids is an NGO that aims to improve the situation for families with children at risk of being victims of child trafficking in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.  They run a range of programs that include the Lifeboat program which provides social workers to families that are assessed as being at very high risk; "Healthy Mom, Healthy Baby", which gives impoverished women access to antenatal and postnatal assistance; and "Sew Happy" that trains women sewing skills that can be used to enter the workforce.

Names and some details of Riverkids clients have been changed to protect their privacy in the below images.

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This woman lives in an impoverished community by the Tonle Sap River, and sells fruit at the local market. Despite four members of the family working, they are still unable to fully fund the children in the family's education without assistance.