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Abdullah, 15, packs charcoal into bags at a shop in Bebnine. Abdullah is from Homs (Syria) and has lived in Lebanon for six months with his father and 11 siblings. He works in the charcoal shop six days per week from eight am until five pm and makes three GBP per day. The job consists of breaking apart charcoal before weighing and bagging it and then loading sacks into the shop van as well as the vehicles of customers. Before this job Abdullah was employed at a welder's workshop but left because he didn't like the work. He likes his current boss and says he is more of a father to him than his own father, who neglects him. In Syria Abdullah was in school right up until his family had to flee, he recalls, 'I liked maths and science.'