Stories

The Longings of the Others
The Longings of the Others
40 Bilder

Bangladesh is one of the few Muslim countries where prostitution is legal. The Kandapara brothel in Tangail is the oldest and one of the largest, it has existed...

Lesbos
Lesbos
25 Bilder

Island of Hope

The Greek island of Lesbos has become one the main entry points to Europe for refugees. More than 500,000 reached the island in 2015.

People...

Jenny`s Soul
Jenny`s Soul
20 Bilder

The series "Jenny’s Soul" shows an unusual way of living, the relationship between a man and his silicone doll.

Dirk (name changed) has been living together with his silicone doll Jenny for...

The last Orangutans
The last Orangutans
25 Bilder

Displaced by Palm Oil: Indonesia`s last Orangutans

Indonesia supplies half the world’s palm oil, used in hundreds of foods and cosmetic products produced as well as biofuel. Palm oil...

Living with the Volcano
Living with the Volcano
22 Bilder

Mount Sinabung on Sumatra in Indonesia is seething. Rocks are falling down the mountain, ash clouds are pouring out and cover the environment. Hepirejika, 4 years old, is living with her parents and two siblings in Sigarang...

Children for Palestine
Children for Palestine
18 Bilder

Ahmed, 15, and Tamara, 14, are living with his parents in Beit Lahija in the north of Gaza City. On his 15th birthday Ahmed asked Tamara if she wanted to marry him. In fall 2013, they get married. Since then, they try to have a baby - on demand of...

The Punk of Burma
The Punk of Burma
22 Bilder

Living as a punk in Burma is not only a lifestyle or just a copy of Western trends, it is an act of rebellion. Even though his father is a policeman Kyaw Kyaw, 26, has decided to become a punk to protest against the...

Import - Export
Import - Export
24 Bilder

Human trafficking is the illegal trade of human beings mainly for the purposes of commercial sexual exploitation or forced labor. The buying and selling of humans is a growing criminal business in the world. Million people...

Fighting for a Pittance
Fighting for a Pittance
26 Bilder

Boxing matches with children starting at six years in Thailand.

Thai boxing (Muay Thai) ranks among the world´s toughest and most violent martial arts, often connected with fighters...

Manila`s Teen Prisoners
Manila`s Teen Prisoners
12 Bilder

According to the child protection agency Preda, as many as 20,000 youngsters are imprisoned in overcrowded cells in the Philippines. The prisons have poor sanitary conditions and many minors share cells with adults, increasing the risk of them being...