This photo was taken in Kigali, Rwanda.
Her customer smiles as the hairdresser is Alphonsine Uwimane, a 19-year-old youth who is suffering from hearing impairment. She joined a support project together with other youth to be equipped with technical skills. She is now learning hairdressing and hopes to start a cooperative with her peers in order to develop themselves and the community.
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