Situation: Desmond's family lives in a
small home that is split in two small rooms. The children all slept one side and he slept on the other. Johana's, Desmond's father, wife had abandoned him and the eight children. Johana had lost one of his children, Cheptum, since the abandonment and he was scared to lose more.
Desmond’s father doesn't know the whereabouts of all his children because several of them have left
to go and fend for themselves. The lack of food has left his family separated.
Food: Wali (rice)
"My name is Desmond. I am 10 years old and from Eldoret, Kenya. I like going to school because I can play. When I grow up, I would like to be a pilot."