Many Are Cold, but Few Are Frozen

David Lawrence's personal blog

Mongolian meat market

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Last year, we almost starved a young Mongolian girl to death. We didn't mean to, and luckily, the girl survived.

When my family moved to Ulaanbaatar, we had a student live with us to help look after the kids while we were settling in. She was not a city girl, but came from a Khuvsguul province, in the north. She hoped to practice English and make some money to pay for her studies, and we needed some extra help.

It wasn't long before we noticed that she hardly ate...>>>Read the full post on the World Bank's PSD Blog.