The burial of 8-month-old Sakura Lisi, the daughter of a gold miner in Mongbwalu in northeastern Congo. She died from anemia brought on by malaria. 2004. Marcus Bleasdale: When Photography Campaigns for Change - NYTimes.com
Bonded workers crush rocks in Mongbwalu, eastern Congo. Whole families work in slave conditions for warlords, controlling huge amounts of land, where gold is extracted to finance their military campaigns.