Multibillion-dollar macau: a city of glitz and grit – photo essay a cardboard collector in macau’s santo antonio district photograph: gonçalo lobo pinheiro for the guardian. South africa photography photo essay fashion photo essay: aesthetics from a heritage: knowing through revealing and concealing photo essay on africa/china relationship chocolate city: photo essay on africa/china relationship photography photomanipulation photo essay kenya featured concept art wives of the mau mau generals. When i got back from the philippines i had the worst holiday blues ever going from 30°c to -10°c is one thing, but i also needed a bit of the colour back this year, one of my new year’s resolutions was to see more of korea. Chinese travel writer’s popular ethnographic photo-essay documents the lives of “closed off,” “eccentric” and “primitive” ethiopian “tribe” members who have “a certain bestial wildness about them” [translation and chinese netizens’ comments.
National geographic’s latest travel stories about china this photographer captured daily life along one of the most scrutinized borders in the world. Photo essay: flowers of kauai the garden island of kauai is the most remote and oldest of all the hawaiian islands with its rich red soil and rainfall from one of the wettest places on earth atop mt waialeale, kauai grows some of the most beautiful tropical flowers from ginger to hibiscus to plumeria and so much more. Every year, after a long, cold winter, the trees in south korea wake up and explode with fragrant pink and white cherry blossoms you can see cherry blossoms all over the country, but the city of jinhae is the most famous place to see them. Photo 1: a worker sifts through a vat of grains at the museum production area the museum is dedicated to the history and culture of this quintessential chinese spirit photo 2: workers add qu, or starter culture, to a mash of grains at the museum production area.
Photo-essay by jon stephenson: john minto, the public face of the campaign to stop the 1981 springbok rugby tour of nz, recently travelled for the first time to south africa, in the midst of that. Photo essay: caught in libya on the way to europe tom westcott african migrants making their way to europe are caught in libya in a humanitarian crisis of. Last friday the us supreme court made a ruling that signalled the end of a long battle for gay rights, making same-sex marriage a right throughout the country over the weekend, all around the world, pride marches celebrated the us ruling, sending strong messages to policy- and law makers across the globe about the hunger and demand for similar rights in many other countries. It is a damning portrait, in which china resembles the united states during the gilded age, complete with robber barons, crime bosses, and dirty politicians—and with all the excesses intensified by authoritarian one-party rule.
This photo essay illustrates the challenges—and the hopes—facing children and families at the palabek refugee settlement in uganda. China remains a one-party authoritarian state that systemically curbs fundamental rights since president xi jinping assumed power in 2013, the government has arbitrarily detained and prosecuted. The africa europe group of interdisciplinary studies, aegis, of which nai is an active member, is presented through three contributions photo by susanne linderos news from the nordic africa institute 3/2007 first, we bring you an interview with the aegis chair, professor patrick chabal of king’s college, london. View this photo essay slideshow that depicts what having secure land rights can do for a farming family in rwanda, three years since receiving a title to their land asira nzamwitaakuze, her husband and their four children, live on a hill top in northern rwanda.
In africa, corruption is a multi-billion pound industry and many experts believe that china is fuelling the cancer the chinese are contemptuous of such criticism to them, africa is about. Rather than try to describe them in words, i’d like to share a photo essay of our day-trip to the temples of lepakshi and bhoganandishwara entering the veerabhadra temple in lepakshi, india the long hallway, veerabhadra temple, lepakshi. Scanned images: strauss, lyubov this photo essay contains pictures from the trip to northwestern yunnan, a province in china in june 2002, with mbg colleagues michele funston and george yatskievych, i traveled to beijing, china for a meeting about the flora of china fern volumes. Traditional china, old buildings with sloped roofs, ponds filled with koi and the joint africa pavilion featured a shopping area, more organized and popular than the individual country pavilions themselves in france, louis vuitton was the capstone of the microsoft word - china photo essaydocx author. This photo essay originally appeared on oneorg these crumbling documents are among the most valuable papers in sub-saharan africa they are deeds and titles to land.
The wilson center, chartered by congress as the living memorial to president woodrow wilson, is the nation’s key non-partisan policy forum in tackling global issues through independent research and open dialogue, the center informs actionable ideas for congress, the. We used to think agriculture gave rise to cities and later to writing, art, and religion now the world’s oldest temple suggests the urge to worship sparked civilization. Photo essay: india’s western ghats is a haven for endemic amphibians by krithi k karanth on 16 september 2013 the western ghats are a globally recognized repository of biological diversity for. The photo critic in me admires the composition of this twilight street scene, even if the photographer in me remembers it was mostly dumb luck this came toward the end of my stay, and its significance comes mostly from remembering why i took it.
Back are those days when canary islands would be just seen as the perfect sun vacation last july, we could enjoy gran canaria nature and landscapes. One of the world’s largest bitcoin mines is located in the sanshangliang industrial park on the outskirts of the city of ordos, in inner mongolia, an autonomous region that’s part of china it. Ancient china produced what has become the oldest, still extant, culture in the world the name `china’ comes from the sanskrit cina (derived from the name of the chinese qin dynasty, pronounced `chin’) which was translated as `cin’ by the persians and seems to have become popularized through trade along the silk road from china to the rest of the world. The environment in côte d’ivoire: challenges and opportunities we hope that this photo essay both touches and informs you ébrié lagoon is the biggest lagoon system in west africa the lagoon extends for approximately 150km in an east-west direction its surface is approximately 550km2, and there is an additional 200km2 of.