29 May 2009 - UNICEF works to relieve human suffering in Bihar

Tape#: 8324
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In India's Bihar State, already affected by severe flooding in 2008, the effects of the global economic downturn are placing young children at a higher risk of malnutrition.

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(2:16, Real format)

Production date: 27 April - 29 April 2009

Duration: 2:16

Keywords: UNICEF, children, India, economic crisis

Main shooting locations: Saharsa District, India

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The Kosi River, the sorrow of Bihar, looks tranquil now. Buffalos and boys wallow playfully in the waters. But last year it caused massive havoc, as millions were displaced in the worst flooding in 15 years.


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