Photo Stories: African Women and Kids
Affected by AIDS Share their Lives

Light in the dark
Amelia lives in a house with her three sisters. Her parents have passed away. Her oldest sister was away today, selling things on the street. Her baby sister sits at a table near an oil lamp. The lamp helps give light at nighttime. There is no electricity in the house.

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Maputo project participant

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Posted 4:57PM on Thursday, August 09, 2007 Pacific Time


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