I am profoundly touched by this project...
An issue so relevant in all conflicts, that many women have long underestimated their own power in seeking peace... Precisely why so many Women of third-world, are targeted... More info on the website: womenareheros
Film by JR (France)
Director of Photography: JR, Dan Lowe & Anthony Dickenson
Music: Doctor Flake et Amelie
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) et l’artiviste JR le clament à l’occasion de la Journée internationale de la femme. JR s’est rendu au Sierra Leone, au Libéria, au Sud-Soudan et au Kenya, d’où il a ramené des portraits saisissants de femmes réalisés à l’aide de son objectif 28 millimètres...Today’s Stories of Sierra Leone:
Country Takes Part in Women's History Month in Washington D.C.
They joined Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice, yesterday at the international global forum for women's justice; bringing together judges from around the world to recognize the global severity of violence against women and their lack of access to justice. read more.
Sierra Leone: First Lady Launches Rhapsody of Realities:
"It is the dream of President Koroma that the book will give adequate information on what God requires of us. It is a worthy step.", she said.
EU force chief in Chad warns ready to fight aggressors
"French General Jean-Philippe Ganascia, who will eventually count 2,100 compatriots within the 3,700-strong deployment from 14 nations by May, is the commander on the ground of the force known as EUFOR." More