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Subcollections Simone Scholtz
Ingestion_path Africa Media Online/Twenty Ten/Simone Scholtz
Media Type image
Credit Line Simone Scholtz / Africa Media Online
Keywords women,Burundi,Bujumbura,headdresses,colour image ,Africa,rooms,horizontal,
Province Bujumbura
Compressed File Size 2411724.8
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Country Burundi
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Creation_date 2004-06-27T09:34:27
City Bujumbura
Media Id 14_436
Browse_path Africa Media Online/Twenty Ten/Simone Scholtz
Populated 1
Title Women
Branded_id APN106360
Pixel Size 3738 x 2492
Collections Independent Contributors
Dpi 300
Model Release MR-NON
Property Release PR-NON
Description Burundi, Bujumbura, a member of a women's organization in one of the poorest areas on the outskirts by of Bujumbura. The storage room has holes in the roof from bombing, holding testimony to some of the horrors of the past. The organization was started by Banyankirubusa Dorothee, an illetarate women form a rural village thirteen years ago. Together they grow crops to feed their families, look after orphans and rape victims and run their small restuarant. Women are not allowed to inheret and sexual abuse is rife in the post war society, yet these women fight to better their lives together, March 2006.
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