World Health Organization
Voices of hope: stories from communities affected by HIV and AIDS
Free access saves lives: Charlie's story
Don McCullin/Christian Aid

This photograph of Charlie was taken in October 2000. She was lying in bed with her newborn daughter, Khanya, and one of her sons. She was so ill she could not get out of bed and look after her children.

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