The 10 Life Threatening Journeys Made By Kids to Go to School

The 10 Life Threatening Journeys Made By Kids to Go to School

All coins have two sides. Where at one end of the spectrum, according to UNESCO, around 57 million children do not attend school, on the other end, there are hundreds of children living in the most remote corners of the planet, who risk their lives in the most unimaginable fashion to go to school.

Here are 10 life-threatening journeys made by kids to go to school:

10. Children of Meghalaya, India

Known as one of the wettest place in the world to receive 467 inches of rain each year. Labours of the practical with the banana and bamboo leaves on the body is said to work in the fields wearing umbrella. Over the years, and locals around the village Mawsynram who sometimes life moment is referred to as' the roots of rubber trees have been trained to grow into natural bridges. He made a wooden bridge to be alive. Kashi RCLP school children cross the river roaring through their root bridge every day. They also manipulate 'living ladder, a curve, it has been found that helps the villagers down the mountain.

9. Children of Gulu, China

The glue of Dadu river valley remote mountain village in the overhanging cliff. Is called Yi ethnic group people belong to. For village children, through dangerous zigzag path along the cliff overhanging the road to school. Elementary School is one of the best constructed buildings in the village. He also made a basketball court on an empty space in front of the school. So guys, do not shoot, they shoot without playing a basketball net, the ball roll down the hills, and they could be lost forever.

8. Childrens of Zanskar, Indian Himalayas

Living in the Himalayan mountains increased their way to their school-going deep down the school. No big deal, right? Except that sometimes thin ice layers and the risk of falling through the ice cold water of the children. If this happens, cold shock will grab their little bodies. Hyperventilation will set in immediately after, will sink to the bottom body, water, swallow and die. Rugged hard and often slippery icy ground. Dropping them may cause fatal injuries, but Zanskar children are undeterred in their journey to learn.

7. Children of Lebak, Indonesia

Indonesia Village Sanghiang Tanjung Ciberang have to cross a broken bridge suspended daily children living on the other side of the river where their school is located to reach the other side. And will require an additional 30-minute walk from the bridge to the alternative. Use the old bridge without any safety device for children. Sometimes screaming as they walk slowly slip his shoes. Carrying dangerous journey to spread to schools around the country with his brave heart of the story, Indonesia's largest steel producer, PT Krakatau Steel to build a new bridge for them and forth with some NGOs came along.

6. Children of New Delhi, India

India 2nd most recent census population in the world with 1.2 billion people of the land abundantly revealed the country (after China). UN 2030. India shocking fact that India's population is now about to overtake Pakistan, Indonesia, Brazil, Bangladesh, China in population by that Japan and the US combined population. And there seems to be no signs of slowing down. The overcrowding and poverty, the plight of children are unthinkable. They are still reading it. The car in the photo above is a horse overloaded with children's retuning to school. Tomb a little tilt or loss of balance can end in disaster.

5. Children of Zhang Jiawan Village, Southern China

There seem to be completely safe for children to reach the village school for a number of climbing the narrow wooden staircase. Never make it with no safety precautions in schools, that dangerous journey every day narrow wooden staircase. Zhang Jiawan Badagong village is located in the mountains and is characterized by drops in on all sides. School to a cross-country detour that will need 4 hours the other way. While concerned parents want to educate their children. Rickety looks to get an education through a series of steps is a struggle unlike any other.

4. Children in Colombia

They zip across the Rio Negro river with steel cables that connect one end of the valley to the other. 40 miles southeast of the capital Bogota, only a few families living in a rainforest lay there with them. Roaring steel cables suspended 400m above the sea and 800 meters long. Photographer Christoph Otto two siblings (Daisy Mora and took a picture of his brother Jamid) Zipping about 50 miles per hour in a minute. Inside this little 5-year old brother's sack actually is and are associated with the two pulleys. The hand tool is a branch is expected to act like a man break. Except that it does not feel it, like a crude joke!

3. Children of Cilangkap, Indonesia

When broken bridge on the river Ciherang students are temporary crossing on bamboo rafts. The authorities did not bother to build a new bridge while students were forced to find an alternative way to cross the river to go to school. The bridge had collapsed during the floods in early 2013. And after he is popular among whitewater rapids river tourists who have been coming to school on those narrow fragile boats.

2. Students of Pili, China

In villages on the duration of the school authorities a mortal travel 125 miles through the mountains of the remote Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region I go to a remote village to escort 80 school children. Carved out of the steep sides of the mountains and are only inches wide. The boarding school takes two full days to reach them. Four frozen rivers for which they have to cross a bridge 650ft chain and the single-plank bridge scary. And all this, they have to study.

1. Children of Sumatra, Indonesia

How do I get the courage to do it? The first question that comes to mind when one looks at the children gradually strong-willed 30-foot image of a flowing river tightrope walk. After the walk, they go to school in the city of Padang seven miles through the woods. The heavy rain destroyed the local bridge Busuk Batu 20 village pupils steel wires holding it are the most dangerous balancing act. It's getting to class on time daredevils face death by injury, drowning. They sometimes are the parents of many and most of them are afraid to cross the bridge during the rainy season for fear of being swept away by the river. But the lack of proper roads in the city, forcing the men to face death in the literal sense of silence each day.