THEME: Poverty & child-headed households
Character Name: Nelson
Area/Province: Munsieville, Northern Province
Nelson’s stepfather is leaving the family to go live with another woman. He cannot bear to watch this happen to his siblings who now have to fend for themselves. He is considering leaving school and finding a job so he can support them instead – but he has already spent time in jail for theft. Will he be able to stay at school and start his own business?