Israel Ruiz As part of a reality show, three Spanish teenagers will be selected to travel to one of Lima, Peru’s poorest regions and live with the youth from the area.
As a part of "Reality Sin Show", which is being put together by Ayuda en Accion NGO, M80 Radio and TriNa, three teenagers will be selected to live in the district of San Juan de Lurigancho.
According to a press release issued by the NGO, web surfers can choose the three youngsters that are to come and live in Peru by logging onto www.realitysinshow.com. The three travelers will be selected from a list of ten finalists.
It was reported that these ten finalists were chosen from a list of over 300 participants. To take part in this contest, contestants had to elaborate a social project which was then judged based on creativity, quality and feasibility.
The three teenagers that win will live with young people from the district of San Juan de Lurigancho to "experience day to day life and report on it," said the press release.
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