Asma

Asma, 10, is a Suluk girl whose grandparents came to Sabah as refugees from the southern Philippines. The squatter village where she was living when I knew her in 2012-13 has since been demolished.

"Everything in Sabah is good. There is no war here."

“Everything in Sabah is good. There is no war here.”

"I work selling my grandmother's snacks in the neighbourhood."

“I work selling my grandmother’s snacks in the neighbourhood.”