Nancy-Amelia CollinsMay 4, 2010 10:25Updated May 30, 2010 13:46
Photo caption: Children are silhouetted as they fly kites made of plastic and twigs collected from garbage at a slum area in Manila Feb. 23, 2010. (Cheryl Ravelo/Reuters)
MANILA, Philippines — Jane Walker did not have an easy life growing up in Southampton, England.
Shuttled back and forth between the homes of her divorced parents her family was, she says, "dysfunctional," requiring repeated visits by social workers to monitor her and her sister Angie’s well-being.