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TO GO WITH Philippines-politics-population-religion,FOCUS... News PhotoChild,Competition,Large,Manila,People,Philippines,Photography,Slum,Social Issues,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPTO GO WITH Philippines-politics-population-religion,FOCUS Philippines-politics-population-religion,FOCUS In this photo taken January 16, 2013, Rosalie Cabenan shows a photo of some of her 22 children at their home in Baseco, a massive slum in Manila where more than 60,000 people compete for space. A historic birth control law that took effect in the Philippines on January 17 after years of opposition from the Catholic Church came too late for Rosalie Cabenan, a housewife who has given birth 22 times. AFP PHOTO / Jay DIRECTO (Photo credit should read JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)