BRAZIL NUT FACTORY, BRAZIL. Rio Branco. Brazil nuts are being sorted. Millions of dollars worth of Brazil nuts are exported each year but deforestation is destroying many of the trees. CDREF00278KOSOVO (1999) - FRUIT AND VEGETABLE MARKET. Pristina. Stall of wine and green grapes. CDREF00597.WATER AND SANITATION, PHILIPPINES. Cebu City. Washing clothes.

CDREF00198BRAZIL, Amazon Rainforest, Para State - freelance Gold Prospectors. Serra Pelada, probably the biggest hand-dug hole on earth, excavated by 80,000 men working for 6-7 years. CDREF00828DIARRHOEA HOSPITAL, BANGLADESH - Dacca. International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research hospital. Mother with her child being treated for diarrhoea. Most cases of childhood diarrhoea can be treated with oral rehydration solution. Serious or neglected cases have to be treated in hospitals or field hospitals. Diarrhoel diseases are the main causes of death in Bangladesh and in many developing countries. CDREF00557.
FAMILY LIFE, PHILIPPINES. Cebu City. Mother and children. These

families are too poor to buy homes inland with access to clean

water. They are forced to build make shift houses along

estuaries which are flooded for six to eight months a year.

There is no sanitation system and rubbish is dumped in the

water. Many people in the community are affected by diarrhoea,

tuberculosis and dengue fever. CDREF00199SILK, INDIA. Rishi Valley. Silkworms in tray showing silk threads. CDREF00432HOMELESS TEENAGER, NICARAGUA. Managua. Teenage girl sexually abused by her father living in a park opposite the houses of parliament. She is a prostitute and addicted to glue sniffing. CDREF00133 .HEALTH, INDIA. Andra Pradesh, Rishi Valley. An elderly woman with leprosy using a stick to help her walk. CDREF00019BOLIVIA - THE YUNGAS. Women harvesting coca. Coca leaves can be bought by the roadside. When chewed, they produce a mild stimulant. CDREF00559.
ONCHOCERCIASIS, CAMEROON. Vina Valley, vicinity Touboro Town. Catching the black Simulium fly responsible for Onchocerciasis (River Blindness) for research. CDREF00219BRITISH TELECOM TREES - UNITED KINGDOM (1995). Silhouette of trees at sunset. CDREF00550.ITALY. Po Delta, Padena. Tobacco plantation. This crop is subsidized by the E.C. agricultural grants. It produces tobacco with a high nicotine content. CDREF00553.COLLECTING WATER, NIGERIA. From a well. CDREF00305WEATHER, INDONESIA. Bali. Monsoon clouds. CD REF 00035
BRAZIL NUT FACTORY, BRAZIL. Rio Branco. Brazil nuts are being sorted. Millions of dollars worth of Brazil nuts are exported each year but deforestation is destroying many of the trees. CDREF00278
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