Photo of the Week: Living On a Dollar a Day

More than a billion people around the world live on a dollar a day or even less. This week’s photo of the week includes numerous portraits of people around the world living on a dollar a day. These photographs are from Pulitzer prizewinner Renée C Byer and form part of a new book by Thomas A Nazario titled, ‘Living On A Dollar a Day’.

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Subadra Devi, 40, works on a construction site in Dharamsala, India.
Fati, eight, searches through hazardous waste on an waste dump for electronic devices in Accra, Ghana.
Fati, eight, searches through hazardous waste on an waste dump for electronic devices in Accra, Ghana.
Hora Florin, 28, lives in an underground sewer in Bucharest, Romania.
Hora Florin, 28, lives in an underground sewer in Bucharest, Romania.

For more portraits of people living on a dollar a day, see the link below:

http://www.theguardian.com/society/gallery/2014/jun/05/portraits-of-people-living-on-a-dollar-a-day-in-pictures?CMP=twt_gu

 

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