20 February 2013

UNICEF 2012 Year in Review



It’s been another challenging year for UNICEF and its partners – responding to a wide range of humanitarian needs under less-than-ideal financial circumstances. But significant gains have been realized, particularly in the fight against disease and child mortality.

19 February 2013

A Chance for Change: a video summary



Video by Jingjai N.

A  video about the two young girls who come to Bangkok last year to learn the hotel trade. The Youth Career Development Programme (YCDP), initiated by UNICEF and the Pan Pacific Hotel in 1995, provides a five-month hotel training course for disadvantaged young people. It teaches them work and life skills, and provides them with employment opportunities and security while reducing their risk of being trafficked or exploited.

‘A Chance for Change’ is a five-part reality TV series for YouTube.

18 February 2013

A Chance for Change episode 5: Graduation



Video by Jingjai N.

Two months away from graduation, Daojai is discouraged and wants to quit the programme. But in the end, she decides to stay and keep on trying. Urairat realizes she wants to become a chef. Find out what the future holds for these two girls at the end of their training.

‘A Chance for Change’ is a five-part reality TV series for YouTube.

11 February 2013

A Chance for Change episode 4: Life in Bangkok




Video by Jingjai N.
Daojai and Urairat had both visited Bangkok briefly but never lived there. Moving from their quiet hometowns to a big and chaotic city like Bangkok can be quite a culture shock. Watch how both girls adjust to life in Bangkok and how they spend their free time in the capital.

04 February 2013

A Chance for Change episode 3: Home visit



Video by Jingjai N.

Daojai and Urairat return home during the training course to visit their families in Petchabun and Nongkhai provinces. This episode portrays their lives and daily routine back home, and the hope their families hold for their children’s future.

‘A Chance for Change’ is a five-part reality TV series for YouTube.