Angèle, Subsistence Farmer

AngeleHuman African Trypanosomiasis
Musenge Village, Masi Manimba
Democratic Republic of the Congo

Angèle is in her early twenties. She is married and has three children. She and her husband work in the field as subsistance farmers to gather food for their family. In July this year, the sleeping sickness mobile unit paid an important visit to her village to screen the population for the disease. Angèle was diagnosed with late stage sleeping sickness.