ANTANANAVIRO, Madagascar, 18 July 2013 – Like any 7-year-old, Clarisse should be in school, but she isn’t – although it’s not a matter of choice. Her mother explains that Clarisse was excluded from attending class because of her disability.
MOGADISHU, Somalia, 18 July 2013 – Faisa Abdullahi, 8 years old, lives in a camp for internally displaced people, where her family moved after their cattle died. She had never been given any vaccinations, and during the last polio outbreak, Faisa contracted the disease. Now she can only walk with the help of her crutches.