Rosalie looks out from the deck of a passenger boat after buying shoes from a market in Goma, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Rosalie travels to Goma, the main market town in the region, by boat about twice a month to buy second-hand shoes. Photo: Arlette Bashizi/Caritas Australia

A Day in the Life of Rosalie

Rosalie lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). A former child soldier, Rosalie can now establish a second-hand shoes store and build a brighter future for her children.