Recounting lives lived with a fierce and admirable courage, street children speak out about the way the world has treated them and make no bones about it. This month’s NI introduces you directly to some of these children, so often pushed to the margins or spoken for by others. From boiling noodles in a sewage pit to selling sex without a condom, these young individuals testify to suffering on a scale that defies our understanding. Yet their stories are full of honesty, generosity and hope for a better future.
April 2005, Issue 377