YANOMAMI AMERINDIANS, VENEZUELAN AMAZONAS. Serra Parima, Orinoco River Basin. A Yanomami mother with her child, comotose with malaria, at Caicet field hospital. Despite treatment, this child died in the night. Deadly strains of malaria, which the Yanomami have no resistance to, have probably been brought to the region by illegal gold miners. Thousands of Yanomami have died of malaria, which is threateneing the tribe with extinction. CDREF00266

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MARK EDWARDS

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SP1036177.jpg

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3508 x 5380 px
29.7 x 45.55 cm at 300 dpi

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© MARK EDWARDS, HARD RAIN PICTURE LIBRARY

YANOMAMI AMERINDIANS, VENEZUELAN AMAZONAS. Serra Parima, Orinoco River Basin. A Yanomami mother with her child, comotose with malaria, at Caicet field hospital. Despite treatment, this child died in the night. Deadly strains of malaria, which the Yanomami have no resistance to, have probably been brought to the region by illegal gold miners. Thousands of Yanomami have died of malaria, which is threateneing the tribe with extinction. CDREF00266

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