Argentina's charitable organisations are in a constant battle to keep youngsters away from drugs, prostitution and gang fighting.
One of the most dangerous districts in the capital Buenos Aires is Villa 31. But now a new weapon is being used to fight the threat ... music.
It may be a long way from the national symphony orchestra, but 11-year-old Breesa Montanyo is delighted with her new flute she's got for Christmas. Here is her story, in her own words.
Source: Al Jazeera