12 Sep. 2018
Arouna Diabate, 19, a waste picker, ties his shoelace as he prepares for a walk with his brothers and friends in Bamako, Mali, August 21, 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," Diabate said. REUTERS/Luc Gnago SEARCH "GNAGO WASTE" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES.