Doctors on Call for Service (DOCS) treat victims of sexual violence in Goma, North Kivu, including this woman who’s eye was gauged with a stick. Some women suffered more severe damage than others. DOCS performed surgeries on each of them, but when surgery proved unsuccessful, the organization rented land to house 18 women in Ndosho, […]Read more "Melanie Blanding"
A photographic essay of women in prison. By Patricia Aridjis. “What would you do if I mugged you?”- Natalia asked mischievously. -You wouldn’t- I answered. When Juan Carlos the inmate’s five-year old son over heard us he screamed, -“Don’t do it mom! don’t! or you’ll end up in jail!”- -“Jail does not exist”- she said […]Read more "The Black Hours, Patricia Aridjis"
My name is Linda Forsell, I am a Swedish photographer and journalist based in New York. I work both on shorter assignments and long projects. Together with Karin Alfredsson and Kerstin Weigl I have traveled to ten different countries, documenting violence against women in the world, in the project Cause of Death: Woman. In the beginning of […]Read more "Linda Forsell"
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Since 1980 Ghoramara island, found on a delta region in West Bengal, has lost 50 percent of its terrain to the rising seas as a result of climate change, causing two thirds of its population to move elsewhere. Photographer Daesung Lee decided to capture the remaining percentage of Ghoramara’s citizens. “One day this island on […]Read more "On The Shore of a Vanishing Island, Ghoramara, Daesung Lee"
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