Reference : V-P-AF-E-01911
Date : 09/01/2013
Country/Region : AFGHANISTAN
Caption : Kabul, ICRC orthopaedic centre. A young woman pratices walking with newly fitted leg braces that are correcting the club feet conditions she was born with.
Photographer : MAGUIRE, Sean
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : The centre treats those born with congenital disabilities, as well as those who have lost limbs or become disabled due to conflict or accidents. The seven orthopaedic centres the ICRC operates offer the only chance for the disabled and those with limb loss due to conflict to receive artificial limbs, physiotherapy, wheelchairs and assistance with reintegration into education, society and the workforce.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 2592x3888
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : colour