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Focus Seeking citizenship: Thailand holds out hope for millions of undocumented

Some 10 million people worldwide are denied basic rights because they lack legal nationality. Thailand, which has one of the world's largest stateless populations, is trying to tackle the problem. 

Every school day starts patriotically in this dusty village with no electricity in the mountains near Myanmar. The students gather in the school’s open-air first floor to sing the Thai national anthem. One of them then raises the Thai flag into the wood smoke and fog still clinging to the canopy of the jungle.

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