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Editorial

  • Birdnest
    Birdnest - The collector Alldom Suhron examines the walls of a cave for birds' nests on the island of Koh Te in Thailand
    (1/26)
  • Birdnest
    Birdnest - Wau Soleh is a watchman on Ko Te. When a boat get close to the island he shoots a warning in the air. If it doesn´t turn away he aims on the crew.
    (2/26)
  • Birdnest
    Birdnest - Sam, an employee of the company Nam Sing Birdsnest Co. in the sales room of the restaurant in Chinatown in Bangkok
    (3/26)
  • Waste pickers
    Waste pickers - While waiting for the next garbage truck a man draws something for a child which is also working on the dump
    (4/26)
  • Waste pickers
    Waste pickers - Chum Narith waiting with others for the next garbage truck. To protect themselves from disease and the stench he is wearing a surgical mask
    (5/26)
  • Waste pickers
    Waste pickers - Sem Em has worked on the garbage dump with her husband since 2008
    (6/26)
  • Waste pickers
    Waste pickers - The children of some garbage collectors have the opportunity to go to a NGO school next to the garbage dump
    (7/26)
  • Waste pickers
    Waste pickers - The NGO has established a social centre near the garbage dump. Amongst other things, the children can go to a circus-school there
    (8/26)
  • Cafe de Colombia
    Cafe de Colombia - A coffee-picker inspects the maturity of a coffee berry
    (9/26)
  • Cafe de Colombia
    Cafe de Colombia - The coffee berries ripen at different times on the same bush. Only the ripe, red berries are harvested
    (10/26)
  • Cafe de Colombia
    Cafe de Colombia - A coffee picker during the harvest
    (11/26)
  • Cafe de Colombia
    Cafe de Colombia - After the beans have dried, they are checked for quality and handsorted
    (12/26)
  • Thao Dan Save House
    Thao Dan Safe House - Twelve year-old Phung never had the opportunity to go to school. Now she has been being prepared for going to school for a short while
    (13/26)
  • Golden triangle
    Golden triangle - An Acha woman belonging to the mountain people picks tea in the Golden Triangle, a region known for the growing of poppies and opium smuggling
    (14/26)
  • Golden triangle
    Golden triangle - The owner of a tea plantation checkst he quality of the tea leaves
    (15/26)
  • Golden triangle
    Golden triangle - Smoke break during the tea-drying in Mae Salong, Thailand
    (16/26)
  • Buddhists in Mynamar
    Buddhists in Mynamar - Mya Hlaing lives in the monestry as a monk for about one month every year with other male members of his family
    (17/26)
  • Buddhists in Mynamar
    Buddhists in Mynamar - Buddhist monks collecting charity handouts in Mandalay
    (18/26)
  • Buddhists in Mynamar
    Buddhists in Mynamar - Child novices in Pafitarrama Monestry in Rangon
    (19/26)
  • Better than Bullerbü
    Better than Bullerbü - The Vierfelderhof farm day-care centre in Berlin
    (20/26)
  • Better than Bullerbü
    Better than Bullerbü - The Vierfelderhof farm day-care centre in Berlin
    (21/26)
  • Till the last breath
    Till the last breath - In the snoezelen room of the childrens hospice Sonnenhof in Berlin
    (22/26)
  • Free school under the Bridge
    Free school under the Bridge - Suray (11) goes to the Free School under the Bridge in Neu Delhi
    (23/26)
  • Free school under the Bridge
    Free school under the Bridge - Suraj with both his best friends Rohit and Mohit on the way to school
    (24/26)
  • Free school under the Bridge
    Free school under the Bridge - Children from the surrounding slums are taught at the Free School under the Bridge
    (25/26)
  • Free school under the Bridge
    Free school under the Bridge - Surai lives with his father, mother and his sister in a small self-built hut
    (26/26)