Africa

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Pic 3 - Djenabu, Guinee Bissau

3 – Djenabu – N’gharon, Guinea-Bissau 2014

Life has taught Djenabu to be patient. The 14-year-old girl from Senegal has fled conflict in her native read the story

Pic 4 - Ameera, Yemen

4 – Ameera – Sanaa, Yemen 2009

“Take a picture of me!” the man says waving to me. I’m in his country filming a report about read the story

Pic 1 - Mimi & Oumar, Ivory Coast

1 – Mimi & Oumar – Bouake, Ivory Coast 2001

Mimi & Oumar are two of several thousand refugees from Ivory Coast. They met during their trip from read the story

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131 – Nuria & Zamora – Bafata, Guinea Bissau 2015

The inhabitants of Bafata have learned to question old traditions. The village that is listed as a project read the story

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117 – Farhia – Garowe, Puntland, Somalia 2014

Somalia is a hopeless case, at least as long as people are not willing to change their way read the story

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129 – Kesia & Jamar – Batouri, Cameroon 2014

Muslims against Christians. Christians against Muslims. Kesia and Jamar are victims of the religious civil war in the read the story

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126 – Akong – Juba, South Sudan 2011

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124 – Naib – Asmara, Eritrea 2015

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Pic 9 - Khalifa, Libya

9 – Khalifa – Benghazi, Libya 2011

“Allah is great ! We are free now !” Again and again little Khalifa shouts out what most Libyans read the story

Pic 7 - Kaduatu, Sierra Leone

7 – Kaduatu – Manonkoh, Sierra Leone 2013

Nearly knee-deep in water, Kaduatu stands on what used to be her father’s farmlands and source of income. read the story

Pic 106 - Yousser, Algeria

106 – Yousser – Bab El-Oued, Algeria 2008

Yousser is the best. Just like his idol, footballer Zinedine Zidane. Nobody can juggle the ball on read the story

Pic 103 - Alima, Senegal

103 – Alima – St-Louis, Senegal 2005

I met Alima when I was filming at the St-Louis Jazz Festival in Senegal. The city is divided read the story

Pic 102 - Nabila, Libya

102 – Nabila – Benghazi, Libya 2011

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Pic 99 - Balkissa, Niger

99 – Balkissa – Koumba, Niger 2003

Niger is one of the world’s poorest countries. It is the women and children, above all, that suffer read the story

Pic 96 - Muvunyi, Rwanda

96 – Muvunyi – Kigali, Rwanda 2009

How much longer ? This question hangs like a shadow over Muvunyi and his mother.  Soon Muvunyi will be read the story

Pic 95 - Salma, Egypt

95 – Salma – Cairo, Egypt 2011

Cairo, Tahrir Square, February 2011. The “Arab Spring” is spreading over North Africa. The Tunisian autocrat Zine el-Abidine read the story

Pic 94 - Zaria, Sierra Leone

94 – Zaria – Makeni, Sierra Leone 2013

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Pic 92 - Alassane, Burkina Faso

92 – Alassane – Djibo, Burkina Faso 2003

Alassane has to walk a long way, every day. With the yellow can on his head he read the story

Pic 89 - Muhamed, Egypt

89 – Muhamed – El Giza, Egypt 2009

When this photo was taken no one would have believed that soon afterwards the history of Egypt would read the story

Pic 87 - Fama Senegal

87 – Fama – St-Luis, Senegal 2005

Every day Fama goes down to the beach to look out to sea. She has never had the read the story