CUTTING PLANKS, CAMEROON. S.W. Province, Mt Kupe. Cutting planks to roof a house. CDREF00220BRITISH TELECOM TREES - UNITED KINGDOM (1995). Silhouette of trees at sunset. CDREF00550.ITALY. Technological waste like this pile of cars retains lead, mercury, oils, acids and ozone destroying CFCs until the metal has corroded and leakage begins. Encouraged by a powerful automobile industry, Italians tend to change their car often. CDREF00553.TURKEY - ISTANBUL. House destroyed by an earthquake - people collecting timber for fuelwood. CDREF00609.HOMELESS 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 .
MEXICO, MEXICO CITY. SANTA FE refuse dump. Children and their parents work all day sifting rubbish for items to sell and scraps to eat. CDREF00370BOLIVIA - LA PAZ. Man printing T-shirts. This printing company, Duarte, is run from home. Small businesses are thought to generate about 25% of Latin Americas GNP. CDREF00559.REFORESTATION, AUSTRALIA. Western Australia, Darling Range, Jarrahdale Mine, vicinity Perth. Reforestation of bauxite mines by Alcoa of Australia. Bauxite crusher. Bauxite comes out of this machine about the size of the marbles. It is loaded into trains up to 4 kilometers long and taken to the refinery where it is turned into alumina. Alumina is smelted into aluminium. Many of the airplanes manufactures by Boeing use aluminium mines in the Darling Range. CDREF00542.FOREST FIRE, INDONESIA. Sumatra, Nr Bukit Tigapuluh. Burning the rainforest to clear land for oil palm plantations. CDREF00028IRRIGATION, NIGER (West Africa). Tahoua Village. Drawing water from a well to irrigate crops. CDREF00544.
REFORESTATION, AUSTRALIA. Western Australia, Darling Range, Jarrahdale Mine, vicinity Perth. Reforestation of bauxite mines by Alcoa of Australia. Bauxite crusher. Bauxite comes out of this machine about the size of the marbles. It is loaded into trains up to 4 kilometers long and taken to the refinery where it is turned into alumina. Alumina is smelted into aluminium. Many of the airplanes manufactures by Boeing use aluminium mines in the Darling Range. CDREF00542.INVENTION,BURKINA FASO, West Africa, Yatenga Province. Kalsaka village. Women cooking wint an improved stove designed by the Burkina Institute of Energy in 1984. It cooks faster than the traditional stove and works in the rain and is safe for children and small animals. It requires only about half the wood needed by the traditional stove. CDREF00372GAZA - Palestinian boy. CDREF00607.VILLAGE LIFE, KENYA. - Masai businessman stepping out of his mud hut. - S069-1.BOLIVIA - LA PAZ. 80% of homes in La Paz do not have piped water. Citizens collect it from public taps. CDREF00559.
CUTTING PLANKS, CAMEROON. S.W. Province, Mt Kupe. Cutting planks to roof a house. CDREF00220
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