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Wall mural in Phiri, Soweto

Theme: Water

Call Number: B11.2.11.1
Identifier: AL3290_B11.2.11.1
Title: Wall mural in Phiri, Soweto
Date: 11 November 2007
Subject: Anti-Privatisation Forum - APF;
Prepaid meters - PPM;
Description: This is a digital born photograph of a wall mural done in Phiri, Soweto in 2007. This mural speaks directly to the devastating impact of prepaid water meters on HIV-positive residents who are in need of much greater amounts of water as result of their illness. One of the favourite 'media-publicity' activities of the Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF) and its affiliates was the creation of wall murals in communities (which often turned into festive, all-day events). Included in SAHA virtual exhibition - 'Transition's Child: The Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF)'
Creator: Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF)
Type: Photograph
Format: Access image - jpeg
Source: SAHA collection AL3290
Coverage: Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa
Rights: Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF)
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