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A Burmese street child swims beside the bridge linking Thailand and Myanmar (Burma) in Mae Sai.<br />
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Street children in Mae Sai are highly vulnerable to abuse. Without citizenship in Thailand, they have few legal rights. The area, its problems and its children are well known to local and foreign paedophiles.<br />
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In May 2007, Qantas staff from the Change for Good programme visited UNICEF in northern Thailand to see how money they have raised is helping children.

A Burmese street child swims beside the bridge linking Thailand and Myanmar (Burma) in Mae Sai.

Street children in Mae Sai are highly vulnerable to abuse. Without citizenship in Thailand, they have few legal rights. The area, its problems and its children are well known to local and foreign paedophiles.

In May 2007, Qantas staff from the Change for Good programme visited UNICEF in northern Thailand to see how money they have raised is helping children.

Copyright Rob Few