Friday, December 18, 2015

“Agbogbloshie, Ghana | December 18, 2015 Two teens burn...

"Agbogbloshie, Ghana | December 18, 2015

Two teens burn the plastic and rubber off of copper wiring, which they plan to resell, in the e-waste dump of Agbogbloshie. Once a wetland suburb of Accra, the area is home to a vast dumping ground and slum that stretches as far as the eye can see.
Once labeled the world's largest e-waste site - though since disputed - it is a hell on earth for poor migrant workers who toil in its toxic landscape - separating refuse from reusable metals - hoping to make a slim income to feed themselves each day.
#onassignment #photojournalism #documentary #reportage #ghana #Agbogbloshie #ewaste" By benlowy on Instagram.

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