Samir and Samira, eight-year-old twins, Brazil.
Samir and Samira, eight-year-old twins, Brazil.
Photo: Lianne Milton/Panos/ActionAid
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Learn about life as a child in one of Brazil's most dangerous slums, using our lesson plan, PowerPoint, assembly and case study.

ActionAid teachers bring the world into your classroom with inspiring assemblies and workshops. Register your interest for our new Brazil workshops coming in October 2014.

Download our free primary and secondary lessons and help your pupils learn about global issues using real-life stories.

What’s life like in Chembakolli, a south Indian village? Find out with our online resources including slideshows and lesson ideas.

Buy our award-winning, curriculum-linked photopacks, CD-ROMs and story books on a range of topics.

Photos: ActionAid; David Rose/Panos/ActionAid; Tom Pietrasik/AMS/ACCORD/ActionAid; Amy Scaife/ActionAid; Georgie Scott/ActionAid; Amy Scaife/ActionAid.