West Point girls

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  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    03/31/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    View of West Point, one of the townships in Monrovia, capitol city of Liberia with 75 000 residents.
    West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 31/03/2013. /RAKITA_1055.01/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/04/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Street of downtown Monrovia are busy with traders, jobseekers and commuters six days a week. One of the cheapest, but dangerous ways of commuting are motor taxis called "pen-pen". West Point is located near City centre and one of the major markets making it attractive location for low wages workers. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 04/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.02/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/03/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    View of New Road during early morning. New Road is a main street running through the peninsula where West Point is located. Besides nearby market this is centre of commercial activity in this township. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 03/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.03/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/03/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Tito boils water from a nearby well. Hot water can be purchased for washing in public, paid bathroom. Water in the wells may get contaminated by sewage and is to always safe to use. It is estimated only 8% of urban population in Liberia has access to piped water. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 03/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.04/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/03/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Children wash in public bathroom in West Point. There are only 4 public bathroom and toilets in West point for 75 000 residents. Not all of them can afford the fee due to high poverty levels and use beach or other public areas for bathing or defecation. Public toilet facilities without sex segregation are one of the most common areas of attacks involving sexual violence. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 03/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.05/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/06/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Girl with water in plastic bag, which is one of the most popular ways of distributing safe drinking water. Water in plastic bags is also substantially cheaper than bottled drinking water.
    West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 06/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.28/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/06/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Girls drink water from a plastic bags, which is one of the most popular ways of distributing safe drinking water. Water in plastic bags is also substantially cheaper than bottled drinking water. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 06/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.27/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/03/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Girl walking to school after overnight rain. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 03/04/2013./RAKITA_1055.26/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/02/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Evon (age 12) carries water from nearby well. She helps her grandmother with household chores and small restaurant they run as means to support extended family. Fetching water is traditionally female responsibility and even small girls often carry heavy buckets or jerry cans for long distances. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 02/04/2013./RAKITA_1055.25/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/02/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Evon (age 12) helps her grandmother with household chores and small restaurant they run as means to support extended family. Fetching water is traditionally female responsibility and even small girls often carry heavy buckets or jerry cans for long distances. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 02/04/2013./RAKITA_1055.24/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/08/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Girls playing with soap bubbles in the tight alleyways between houses in West Point. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 08/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.23/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/09/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Woman prepares charcoal before cooking in shared area of the house. Fires break out on regular basis as a result of using charcoal cookers and candles. Less than 1% of Monrovians have access to electricity and those who can afford rely on generators. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 09/04/2013./RAKITA_1055.22/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/09/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    View of the daily bustle on the street of West Point with catholic church in the background surrounded by residential houses. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 09/04/2013./RAKITA_1055.21/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/01/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Kids climbing structure used for building makeshift houses. Only 3% of buildings in West Point area have foundation. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 01/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.20/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/02/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Evon (age 12) plays lappa game with her friend and younger sister at the beach in West Point. Large part of the beach is still being used for defecation by many residents of West Point, who can't afford the fee to use public toilets. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 02/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.19/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/06/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Problems with access to fresh running water are common in many areas of Monrovia. Water has to be fetched few times a day for cocking and washing. It is estimated only 8% of urban population has access to piped water. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 06/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.18/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/02/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Evon (age 12) carries water from nearby well. She helps her grandmother with household chores and small restaurant they run as means to support extended family. Fetching water is traditionally female responsibility and even small girls often carry heavy buckets or jerry cans for long distances. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 02/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.17/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/02/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Evon (age 12) drinks water from a plastic bag, which is one of the most popular ways of distributing safe drinking water. Water in plastic bags is also substantially cheaper than bottled drinking water. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 02/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.16/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/08/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Girls interact with friend during lunch break. Afternoon meal is important contribution to girls diet and sometimes can be additional motivation for families to allow girls to go to school. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 08/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.15/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/08/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Girls sharing lunch provided by "More Than Me Foundation". Afternoon meal is important contribution to girl's diet and sometimes can be additional motivation for families to allow girls to go to school. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 08/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.14/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/08/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Girl carries bags with fresh water to be distributed at school during lunch time. The school has no running water or toilets. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 08/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.13/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/03/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Girls enjoy spontaneous dance after school taking advantage of laud music being played by neighbours. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 03/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.12/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/03/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Girl paying with red balloon in one of the classrooms after classes ended for the day. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 03/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.11/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/03/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Girls interact after class. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 03/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.10/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/03/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Cyrus Cooper, one of the staff at "More Than Me Foundation" is teaching a computer class. All computers are powered by generator. Computer classes and vocational training is part of the after school activities organised by "More Than Me" aiming at improving girls skills, but also providing safe environment to spend time. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 03/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.09/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/08/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Class in the school attended by most of the girls with scholarship provided by More Than Me. Organisation is currently in the process of renovating building for their own academy which will provide primary education for about 240 girls. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 08/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.08/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/08/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    One of the old chairs still being used at school. More Than Me Foundation is currently renovating a building to run their own academy for about 240 girls. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 08/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.07/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253

  • Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
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    Liberia : Monrovia, West Point girls
    04/03/2013
    RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA
    Evon (age 12) and her sister and cousin walk to school trough road flooded by rain water. The school is located in an area just outside West Point. Evon is able to attend school thanks to scholarship provided by More Than Me Foundation. Many residents of West Point can't afford school fees and percentage of children in education is very low especially among girls. West Point, Monrovia, LIBERIA.- 03/04/2013. /RAKITA_1055.06/Credit:RAKITA MAGDA/SIPA/1305171253