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Single mom in London 5
london, uk
By Lihee Avidan
28 Sep 2007

Single mother Kelly (23) playing with her son Hassan (5) at home.

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Single Mom in London 1
london, uk
By Lihee Avidan
25 Sep 2007

Kelly (23) is a single mom and lives with her two children Hassan (5), and Linda (7), on Lawson estate, South London. She got pregnant when she turned 15 and left school. Britain has the highest teenage pregnancy rate in Western Europe.

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Mining for Sapphires in Madagascar 5
tulear, madagascar
By Lihee Avidan
16 Jul 2007

Antsioroa mine, near Tulear, where it would take days to drive to the nearest telephone, school or hospital. The isolation of the deposits draws prospectors. Shantytowns spring up on the banks of rivers, as whole communities migrate. For these people living outside official society, the sapphire trade offers the possibility that their children might escape the poverty they were born in.

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Spanish crisis (5 of 20)
Barcelona, Spain
By Francesc Xavier Subias Salvo
24 Mar 2007

Protest for the right to decent housing,
24/03/07, Barcelona, Spain. Young people with their protests warned of the housing bubble phenomenon and its consequences. It is from 2008 that begins to deflate and the economic crisis begins. Before the youth could not afford a home because of its high price and now they can not do it because of the unemployement.