30 October 2012

Reaching remote villages with technology

National Statistical Office staff measure the height of children in Baan Mae Tuen village.
© UNICEF Thailand/2012/M. Thomas

Story by Nattha Keenapan

(The story was published in the Bangkok Post newspaper on October 30, 2012)

CHIANG MAI, Thailand - Sumart Lima, a father of two small children in this small village nestled in the mist-shrouded highlands of Chiang Mai’s Om  Koi District, thinks “people out there should know how we live and what our problems are.”