I met Busime, 16, in Bukavu where, alongside her brother, she sells carrots. She does this work so that she can pay her school fees. This is her story.
CHILD REPORTER – Disguised begging continues to grow. Numerous children are looking for a giving hand in Kiwanja, an important city at about 70 kilometres North of Goma. Not acting as adults would do, children proceed in their own way…
“For all those years, I suffered; I was often whipped. I stole from others, I didn’t even have a bed to sleep on.” Simon spent some difficult times in an armed group before being rescued and taken in by an NGO that gave him the chance to become a successful mechanic!
Hugues is a Young Reporter who’s particularly engaged in fighting child malnutrition, in particular in his South Kivu Province. If you’d like to learn more about this significant problem, Hugues has a lot of things to explain to you!