Kris Pannecoucke/Panos Pictures

Kisangani, Democratic Republic of Congo

Children learning to catch fish by immitating the fishing methods of the Wagenia fishermen who create elaborate scaffolds of bamboo poles to hold their traps in the rapids of Boyoma Falls. The children use nets in smaller nearby rapids. This centuries-old fishing method is gradually disappearing.

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Kris Pannecoucke/Panos Pictures
Democratic Republic of Congo
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