Children of the Silk Route
Children of the Silk Route was a
sponsored drive by Dr. Hugh Carpenter, upon his retirement as the official
UK doctor in Bangladesh. Carpenter and driver John Boroi, and mechanic Fazal Ahmed
drove from Bangladesh to
Britain through 14 countries in two
months to raise funds for Save the Children Fund -
En route, they filmed a video documentary about the courage and plight of
orphans and children with disabilities along the route in South Asia, Central
Asia, and Eastern Europe.
Visit the Children of the Silkroute
website for the complete story.