The gym at a school complex where nineteen year-old Rihem Jelassi and several of her friends and cousins attend taekwondo classes. Rihem suffers from sickle cell beta-plus thalasaemia which she is able to manage with medication and diet and lifestyle choices which means she is able to lead a fairly normal life without frequent episodes of hospitalisation. With her (clockwise from front left) are her cousin Mohmmed Ali Jelassi, 12, mother Salma Beji, 43, an aunt and grandmother Hafsiya Jelassi, 94.

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Nyani Quarmyne/Panos Pictures
City
Tunis
Country
Tunisia
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5000 x 3333 pixels
42.33 x 28.22 cm (300 dpi)
16.67 x 11.11 inch (300 dpi)
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