Tommy Trenchard/Panos Pictures

Adonkia, Sierra Leone

A young girl stands among a pile of stones holding a large heavy hammer. She breaks rocks, which are used in the construction industry, earn money to help add to her family's income. Manually breaking rocks into aggregate for the construction industry is a big employer in Sierra Leone, but it is an industry riddled with child labour violations and has a history of crippling accidents.

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Tommy Trenchard/Panos Pictures
Sierra Leone
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4728 x 3132 pixels
40.03 x 26.52 cm (300 dpi)
15.76 x 10.44 inch (300 dpi)
2.9 MB size on disk
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