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La RInconada, Peru
By Albert Gonzalez Farran
17 Jan 2013

Two "Pallaqueras" (women who select stones from the mine dumps) takes their selection back home at the end of the workday in La Rinconada, Ananea, Peru.

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La RInconada, Peru
By Albert Gonzalez Farran
16 Jan 2013

Former miner Filomeno Quispe (35 years old) working at his bakery and also his family bedroom in La Rinconada, Ananea, Peru.

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La RInconada, Peru
By Albert Gonzalez Farran
13 Jan 2013

A miner, on his way from work, crosses the main gate that connects the village with the goldmines, in La Rinconada, Ananea, Peru.

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La RInconada, Peru
By Albert Gonzalez Farran
13 Jan 2013

People play football under the snow in a neighborhood in La Rinconada, Ananea, Peru.

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La RInconada, Peru
By Albert Gonzalez Farran
12 Jan 2013

Former miner Filomeno Quispe (35 years old) working at his bakery in La Rinconada, Ananea, Peru. Quispe had no academic education and before coming to La Rinconada in 2004, he used to work in many different jobs (taxi driver, baker, builder...). During his first years working at the mines, he used to spend all money in alcohol and prostitutes, until his wife Ruth showed up with their two children. For health reasons (he has not enough oxygen in his blood), he has to leave the mines and joined her wife in her business. They currently run a grocery, a bakery and a small stand of juices in the main square.

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FEATURING INDIA; CONTEMPORARY EGYPTIA...
Asia
By Editor's Picks
05 Oct 2012

Kashmir Valley celebrates tourism week with the mesmerizing Shikara festival held at the world famous Lake Dal. Hundreds of boaters took part by giving tours on the lake where the tourism department gave live performances of traditional Kashmiri songs.

Based in the Chitrkoot district of Utter Pradesh, one of the most underdeveloped places in India, a creative small-town tribal woman named Meera launched a local paper "Khabar Laheriya" (Wave News) which began as a way for women to address sexual violence, gender issues and education.

Voodoo Doll: An interpretive dance piece performed at Contemporary Dance Night in Egypt.

Thousands of Jordanians gathered in front of Al Husseini Mosque in downtown Amman to call for electoral reform after Friday prayer on October 5, 2012.

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Education in Rural Uganda (9 of 14)
Bombo, Uganda
By Leyland Cecco
25 Jul 2012

Chalk slates are used by many of the students, another symptom of resource shortages. Relative to incomes, notebooks can prove to be costly.

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Education in Rural Uganda (5 of 14)
Bombo, Uganda
By Leyland Cecco
25 Jul 2012

One of the children from Conde Hill, Teo Babirye, has a learning disability that prevents her from progressing at a level similar to that of other students in the class. However, her teacher Moreen Nakiboneka takes the time each day to work with Teo in order to help her. Moreen is a recently-graduation teacher, still full of passion despite her discouraging working conditions, a passion that helps her teach Teo and Tina. Teo's twin sister, Tina Nakato has moved on to a year higher than her. Even though Tina is in a different class, she's often caught walking by the classroom to check on her sister.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
By Cristiano Burmester
11 Jan 2012

This is a documentary regarding job displacement due to technology advancement, real estate development and socio-cultural transformations.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
By Cristiano Burmester
11 Jan 2012

This is a documentary regarding job displacement due to technology advancement, real estate development and socio-cultural transformations.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
By Cristiano Burmester
11 Jan 2012

This is a documentary regarding job displacement due to technology advancement, real estate development and socio-cultural transformations.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
By Cristiano Burmester
11 Jan 2012

This is a documentary regarding job displacement due to technology advancement, real estate development and socio-cultural transformations.

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La RInconada, Peru
By Albert Gonzalez Farran
29 Sep 2009

29 September 2009. Two miners drive stones wagons to the mine dumps in La Rinconada, Ananea, Peru.

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La Rinconada, Peru
By Albert Gonzalez Farran
29 Sep 2009

Pallaqueras (women who select stones from the mine mines looking for remains of gold) are pictured during their work in La Rinconada, Ananea, Peru.

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La RInconada, Peru
By Albert Gonzalez Farran
29 Sep 2009

Engineer Wilfredo Menéndez shows a piece of gold in his office in the headquarters of Corporación Minera Ananea, the company that owns all goldmines in La Rinconada, Ananea, Peru.

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La RInconada, Peru
By Albert Gonzalez Farran
29 Sep 2009

29 September 2009. Pallaqueras (women who select stones from the mine mines looking for remains of gold) are pictured during their work in La Rinconada, Ananea, Peru.