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Reference : V-P-MY-E-00160
Date : 10/07/2015
Country/Region : MALAYSIA
Caption : Kuala Lumpur, headquarters of the Malaysian Red Crescent Society. Employees of the national society are showing a registration card for refugee to Kim, who said the card had given a second chance at life.
Photographer : CHIN, Lili
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Kim Thuy, 46 years old, an award-winning author based in Canada, returned to Malaysia with a Canadian film crew documenting her life story to visit the Malaysian Red Crescent that had helped her and her family in 1979 when they were in Malaysia as refugees. Kim and her family reached Malaysia after fleeing Saigon during the Vietnam War and were later resettled to Canada.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 6000x4000
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour