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SHWE'S STORY
 
Shwe's entire family live in a tree. When her father passed, Shwe had to leave school to help her mother earn an income just to survive each day. When Shwe was asked what she wanted to be when she grew up, she said she wanted to be a lawyer to help poor families like her own fight for justice. By buying a garment you are literally help send Shwe to Law school. She will be a lawyer one day and it's the dresses you see on the you&mei website that helped get her there. The footage below shows a small insight in to Shwe's life.