Work for village children recognised

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 28 November, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 28 November, 2009, 12:00am
 

The founder of a Hong Kong charity supporting poor children in Nepal's mountain villages has been awarded the 'Nobel Prize for children' - the World of Children Health Award recognised by Unicef. Douglas Maclagan set up the Child Welfare Scheme in Hong Kong in 2003 to raise funds for children in remote mountain villages in Nepal.

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