Photo Stories: African Women and Kids
Affected by AIDS Share their Lives

The Guava neighborhood of Maputo has a number of deserted homes with no roofs. Families may move in to an empty home and then try to put up a roof with metal panels or wood.

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I am interested to finish the building and live there
Armindo Filipe Tovale
Birro T3
Posted Thursday, July 03, 2008 6:32AM

I find this image very intriguing because it draws me in and raises so many questions. I want to know more!
Santa Monica, CA
Posted Thursday, August 23, 2007 11:58AM

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author of this photograph:

Maputo project participant

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Posted 5:14PM on Thursday, August 09, 2007 Pacific Time


related themes and categories:

Maputo The space we call home

more stories by this photographer:

Life at home

Two brothers

The motorcycle in our bedroom

Decorating the house

I want to be seen beyond my status. I am more than HIV positive.
Funeka Nceke
Cape Town project participant

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