Youtube: Forest Festival, Casamance, Senegal, West Africa

  Late last year, Jason Florio and I traveled the short distance, south, across the border from our home in The Gambia, into the Casamance region of Senegal, West Africa – on assignment for a local NGO, Concern Universal; who we had worked with on previous projects.  The purpose of the assignment was to document a celebratory ‘Festival des Forêt‘,Continue reading “Youtube: Forest Festival, Casamance, Senegal, West Africa”

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Photo of the Day: Fishing off Jinack Island, The Gambia, West Africa

  Taken whilst on assignment for B-Spirit (Brussels Airlines, inflight magazine) – Walking the entire coastline of The Gambia, with photographer,  Jason Florio HJF

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Photo of the Day: African women give thanks for rescue, safe onboard the Phoenix – Image © MOAS_EU/Jason Florio

  To view regular image updates, from the boat rescues, please ‘like‘ Jason Florio’s FB page and follow us on Twitter Related Post: ‘Jason Florio’s Best Photograph – African migrants crammed into a boat off Libya‘ – The Guardian

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Looking back: young boy leaves the gold mines of Senegal, to cross the River Gambia, after a long days work

  ‘The section from Kedougou to Mako is known as ‘gold country’. For centuries the land on either side of the river has been continually pock marked by thousands of narrow mine shafts. We were warned about camping in these lawless areas, filled with anxious men and women, eyes bent on gold and not toContinue reading “Looking back: young boy leaves the gold mines of Senegal, to cross the River Gambia, after a long days work”

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