International children's prizes worth $100,000 go to Cambodian, Indian, American activists

October 14, 2015 12:17 PM

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STOCKHOLM – Cambodian activist Phymean Noun has been awarded the $50,000 World's Children's Prize for helping children who live in garbage dumps in Cambodia's capital, Phnom Penh.

Another $50,000 was evenly split between the winners of the World's Children's Honorary Award: Javier Stauring of the Catholic Archdiocese in Los Angeles who works with jailed children, and India's Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi who fights against child slavery and for children's right t...

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