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Childhood Lost in Burkina Faso Gold Mines

New Mining Site

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Burkina FasoWorking with AdultsPanning for GoldMissing SchoolDown the ShaftCollecting the OreGold OreNew Mining Site'Kids Are Kids'A Deep SleepCrushing RockSupporting the FamilyTargeting Child Labor

New Mining Site

At a new mining site, about 200 people show up. Of about 50 children in the crowd, even the youngest ones will work.