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Four rooms
Antonio and his brother stand at the back of their four-room house. It
was built by the local community organization Reencontro. The
organization says it costs $6,000 to build a structure that gets
orphaned children out of substandard shacks and into safer living
accommodations.

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author of this photograph:

Damiao
Maputo project participant

people in this photograph:

Antonio Augustin
Maputo project participant

publication details:

Posted 3:39AM on Thursday, August 09, 2007 Pacific Time


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When my parents died some neighbors and family abandoned us, although some are still supportive, but it is different than before. Now, my family will say hello in the street, but they will not come into our home. I asked my Uncle, why doesn’t anyone visit us? Why won’t people visit?
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