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Damiao and his family
Damiao and his family gather in the main room of the house. The house has no electricity but a crack between the wall and the metal roof lets in a piercing shaft of light during part of the day.

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author of this photograph:

Antonio Augustin
Maputo project participant

people in this photograph:

Maputo project participant

publication details:

Posted 8:39AM on Sunday, August 12, 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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