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Photo of the Week
18 February 2019

Myanmar, 2019: UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta H. Fore visits 30-month-old Tin Tin Aye, who is from a Muslim community, in the Thet Kel Pyin displacement camp in Sittwe, capital of Rakhine State. More than 120,000 children in the country still live in squalid camps due to ongoing conflicts – with limited access to education, health or protection services. Ms. Fore urged Myanmar authorities to invest in all children as the foundation for the country’s progress and development.

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