July 5, 2013
Childhood Lost in Burkina Faso Gold Mines
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Photo: Larry C. Price
According to the CIA World Factbook, Burkina Faso is a poor, landlocked country in Western Africa that relies heavily on cotton and gold exports for revenue.
In Burkina Faso's Gold Mines, Children Toil Along With Adults
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