Dealing with life’s problems together and learning from them is a very important aspect of family life in Tanzania, explains Ras Franz.
Hilary originally comes from the Philippines but now she lives in the USA. Most of her family are scattered all over the world and when they do have the chance to meet, it is always a very special experience.
Heidi from Mexico always sets aside time for her son so that he knows when life gets hard he can always depend on the support of his family.
Rocío del Pilar comes from Colombia, but love brought her to Germany. Here her family consists of her husband and her cat. She also has daily contact with her parents and siblings in Colombia.
When she is in Quito, Karen always receives a lot of support from her family. But that’s not the only reason why she wants to have a large family.
"I think that families should be the focus of the world and that they sometimes don’t get the attention they deserve."