AT A GLANCE:
Thailand, located in Southeast Asia, is known for its tropical beaches and ultramodern cityscape. Specifically Bangkok, the country’s capital, is the second most visited tourist destination in the world. That said, the needs of Thai children are great. Problems that have plagued these children for decades include malnutrition, lack of access to education, trafficking, child labor, and other forms of exploitation.
Religion: Buddhist (94.6%), Muslim (4.3%), Christian (1%)
Language: Thai (90.7%), Burmese (1.3%), other (8%)