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Reference : V-F-CR-F-00797-A
Date : 10/2003
Country/Region : SOMALIA
Title : Somalia : health care for Hamar
Duration : 00:02:59
Cameraman : SIDLER, Roland
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Production company : ICRC
Description : In Mogadishu, the focus constantly changes as the medieval world collides with 21st
century technology. The contrast is striking in Hamar Jajab’s family. She lost her husband
and brother in the civil conflict that’s raged in the country over the past twelve years and has
struggled to bring up her family of seven children, selling a few vegetables in the local
market. Her 19 year old son, Ahmed Moalim Ali has to fetch water for the household in
plastic containers from the street corner — running water is a luxury in Somalia. But once
he’s finished his water carrying duties, Ahmed attends a computer skills class at a privately
owned Internet cafe in his neighbourhood...
Original language : International soundtrack
English title : Somalia : health care for Hamar
Colour/B&W : colour
Original material/format : Betacam SP
Best material/format available : Betacam SP