Children of Chow Kit

CHOW KIT: An iconic sub-district in the heart of Kuala Lumpur rich in diversity, history, and charm. Today, it is a drastic change from its yesteryears, but how does it still impact the lives of those – specifically at-risk children and teens – who live on these very streets?

We’ll let them tell you their stories.

This is a brand new series about young people living in Chow Kit, produced in support of Yayasan Chow Kit.

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Join the R.AGE team!

We’re always on the lookout for talented young journalists. Doesn’t matter whether your medium’s writing, video, photography, graphics or social media – if you’re all about telling stories that make a difference, we want you.

Email us at if you’re interested.

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