Production date: September 27-October 4, 2009
Keywords: UNICEF, children, emergencies, Sri Lanka, education, schools, displacement, conflict
Main shooting locations: Eastern Sri Lanka
The odds are stacked against them, but at least they are back in class, and getting back into the rhythm of school.
Just a few weeks after being re-settled in this remote part of Eastern Sri Lanka.
11 year old Shanthi was displaced along with the rest of her community by armed conflict, and has not been in a classroom since 2006.
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