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Street Children / Brazil #535020

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 20, 1984
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(Studio) Report on problem of children who have no homes but city streets, in every part of world. Problems said due to population explosion and city growth rates.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) Details given with regard to abandoned/neglected children living on streets in Rio de Janeiro, and other cities in Brazil. [BOY - (thru translator) tells about life on street.] Bill Myer said to have worked in Brazil with UNICEF. [MYER - comments on problems.] Govt. attempts to help with problem described. [Former street child Tadeo DUNACIMENTO - (thru translator) comments.] His work with children reported [DUNACIMENTO - (thru translator) comments.]
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:05:00

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