A coffee farmer from Musasa, Rwanda, shows her health insurance card. Panos/Andrew Esiebo
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Medical students watch as doctors perform an operation in Moshi, Tanzania. Photo credit: Panos/ Sven Torfinn
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A Virgin Active gym in Soweto, Johannesburg South Africa. Photo credit: AMO/Robert Tshabalala
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