MagazineSep 14, 2018
In the Malian capital of Bamako, donkey carts driven by young men like 19-year-old Arouna Diabate play a vital role battling the fast-growing city's waste problem.
Arouna Diabate, 19, smokes as he sits at the donkey pasture in Bamako, Mali, August 23, 2018. "I won't be a driver of a waste-collecting donkey all my life, but for now people appreciate us because we help clean up the homes of Bamako," said Diabate. LUC GNAGO/REUTERS