Posts Tagged: Africa

Learning the trade

Many marketeer in Zambia never graduated from school, forced to start working at an early age to help to support their families. This means that a large part of market traders and street vendors is unable to read, write or

Learning the trade

Many marketeer in Zambia never graduated from school, forced to start working at an early age to help to support their families. This means that a large part of market traders and street vendors is unable to read, write or

Marcy Mwape

Today I will introduce the last person, whose story was featured in my project In the Grey – Marcy Mwape. At the age of 20, Marcy is the sole breadwinner for her family, supporting her husband and a 4-year-old son. Born

Marcy Mwape

Today I will introduce the last person, whose story was featured in my project In the Grey – Marcy Mwape. At the age of 20, Marcy is the sole breadwinner for her family, supporting her husband and a 4-year-old son. Born

Franco Kamboyi

Franco was another person, who changed my perception of Africa, breaking every stereotype about its desperate suffering population, dependent on the Western aid. He might have little to non money in his pocket, but Franco is one of the strongest,

Franco Kamboyi

Franco was another person, who changed my perception of Africa, breaking every stereotype about its desperate suffering population, dependent on the Western aid. He might have little to non money in his pocket, but Franco is one of the strongest,

Eunice Katontoke

Today I will introduce another person I met during my work in Zambia – Eunice Katontoke. Eunice, 47, was left a widow with three children after her husband died in an accident at work. She lives with her youngest daughter, two

Eunice Katontoke

Today I will introduce another person I met during my work in Zambia – Eunice Katontoke. Eunice, 47, was left a widow with three children after her husband died in an accident at work. She lives with her youngest daughter, two

Winston Matafwali

Winston was the first person I got introduced to, when I told my translators I’m looking for someone with an interesting story to share. Disabled since childhood, pastor Matafwali found himself unable to sustain himself and support his family on the

Winston Matafwali

Winston was the first person I got introduced to, when I told my translators I’m looking for someone with an interesting story to share. Disabled since childhood, pastor Matafwali found himself unable to sustain himself and support his family on the

Chisokone market by night

This week, we launched In the Grey project produced in collaboration with the War on Want NGO documenting the informal economy workers in Zambia. Over the following weeks, I will be sharing selected stories and featured images on the blog, as well as

Chisokone market by night

This week, we launched In the Grey project produced in collaboration with the War on Want NGO documenting the informal economy workers in Zambia. Over the following weeks, I will be sharing selected stories and featured images on the blog, as well as