[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
Photo journal: Sierra Leonean family
Candlelight

Freetown's electricity supply is unreliable. The lights go out most evenings, so the girls are used to doing their homework by candlelight.

"They are trying very hard in school, and they are doing well," says Abdul Karim.

"We hope that our children become responsible and well-educated people."

Words and photos: Anna Kari. www.annakari.com

Photo journals: Family life

Click below for more images
BACK 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10   NEXT

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific