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A Burmese street beggar and her child at a UNICEF-supported drop-in centre in Mae Sai, on the Thailand-Myanmar (Burma) border.<br />
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As many as 20,000 children live and work on Thailand?s streets. Often, their families have fled poverty or abuses in neighbouring countries, but many are sold to traffickers who force them to beg all day.<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 beggar and her child at a UNICEF-supported drop-in centre in Mae Sai, on the Thailand-Myanmar (Burma) border.

As many as 20,000 children live and work on Thailand?s streets. Often, their families have fled poverty or abuses in neighbouring countries, but many are sold to traffickers who force them to beg all day.

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