Nyarugusu Camp in Tanzania faces influx of incoming refugees from Burundi

Burundians at Nyarugusu Refugee Camp

Photographer West Bank Gaza in Hebron, Christophe Viseux

ROTA: Women empowerment through photography class in West Bank

Mercy Corps is a NGO that operates in West Bank and Gaza. One of their actions is to support a photography program in Hebron. They provide access to professional equipment for students and the multi-day class teaches basic technical skills and creativity. The program encourages young students to envision photography as career. Many female photographers especially are […]

Art Dubai Photography

The New York Times: Arts and Culture Hub in Dubai

A new feature in the Travel Section of The New York Times. “It’s impossible not to recognize the moment you pass into Dubai’s Al Quoz Industrial Area. Instead of the immense spires of gunmetal gray and glass that populate neighborhoods on either side, the buildings are two- or three-story warehouses…” To read the full article, […]

Photojournalism in Nepal, Sports for Development

ROTA: Sport for Development in rural Nepal

Kalika, Bardiya — The Power of Sport for Development & Girls. READ Nepal empowers rural communities by establishing community libraries and resources centers. A girls’ soccer team that was formed when the girls began accessing the ROTA funded READ centers. Through the library’s league, the girls’ team involved won the District level match and won the […]

Christophe Viseux documents education for Syrian Refugee Children in Lebnaon

ROTA: Education for Syrian Refugee Children

Photojournalist Doha, Abu Dhabi: Masdar, City of the Future in Abu Dhabi

Le Monde : Masdar, City of the Future

An assignment for the French newspaper Le Monde during the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week. Simon Roger wrote a story about Masdar, the City of the Future. The city project built next to the Abu Dhabi International Airport is designed by the British firm Foster and Partners. It is based on renewable energy sources including the […]