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GROUND ZERO, AFRICAN AIDS PANDEMIC
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Pixel Size 2156 x 1459
Property Release PR-NON
Orientation landscape
Royalty Free no
Compressed File Size 2411724.8
Country South Africa
Credit Line Eric Miller / Independent Photographers / african.pictures
Collections Independent Photographers
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Keywords Africa,colour image ,sisters,South Africa,babies,AIDS (diseases),AIDS related,sick,grass hut,black African woman,poverty,orphans,KwaZulu-Natal,
Province Kwazulu Natal
Model Release MR-NON
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Media Id 90_332
Creation_date 2002-02-12T00:00:00
Bit Depth 24
Title GROUND ZERO, AFRICAN AIDS PANDEMIC
Dpi 300
Description 020212-EMI12.jpg Kwazulu Natal-So. Africa- Ingwavuma district. The region lies at the epicentre of the African/South African HIV/Aids pandemic, with an infection rate generally over 30% AIDS orphans, the Buthelezi sisters, 5 girls orphaned after their parents died of Aids related illness. Four of the girls attend school, the 5th takes care of her own 2 month baby at home. The girls, in the 3m x 3m hut they share. L-R...Thobile Buthelezi (10) , Bongiwe (18) with her 2 month daughter Celemusa, and Dumazile (8), take care of themselves, collecting water from a nearby stream for cooking, washing etc. They are reliant on material assistance, receiving food provided by a local community organisation which survives on donations from wellwishers Eric Miller /iAfrika Photos
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