In Timor-Leste, schoolboys attempt to imitate a photographer at a makeshift IDP camp in Don Bosco College in Dili. UNICEF and UNHCR often work hand in hand to help refugee children be just that, children. UNHCR / N.
Ami Musa is from Sierra Leone. Her parents have died and she lives with her brother, two sisters and uncle. Ami had to drop out of school after second grade because her family could no longer afford school fees. She says she would like to return to school and become a nurse when she grows up. When I feel like complaining about school, I will think of her.
JAN SOCHOR/“I took this photo of a young orphan while I was working on a personal project in Croix-des-Bouquets, close to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, in July of UNICEF estimates that there are currently around half a million orphans in Haiti.