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Jugendliche bei der Tabakernte in Malawi

Smoking is dangerous to their health

Appeared in "Neon", 03/2011

Text: Markus Wanzeck, photos: Oliver Reinhardt

Thousands of children in Malawi work in the tobacco industry. Skin contact with the poisonous leaves makes them sick. But in a nicotine-depedent country, they have no choice.