These photographs are a part of a study of conflict inside the African continent made by Francesco Zizola. Sub-Saharan Africa is home to a great number of ongoing conflicts, as well as the world’s largest deposits of natural resources.
Violence in the coming years could concern the most precious of commodities: water. Existing conflicts such as Darfur are already exasperated by the dire lack of water in the region. Meanwhile, even basic farming is brought to a standstill.