Min Veasna, 11 years old. He studies in the morning for 5 hours a day, 3 days a week. He found all his cloth in the dump, except his boats, which he payed USD 0.25 for.
Stung Meanchey Municipal Waste Dump in southern Phnom Penh, in Stung Meanchey district. Over 500 children works long hours side by side with some 1500 adults. They all live in the slums surrounding the dump, which covers about 100 acres, or almost 6 hectares. They make less then US$ 1,50 a day