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Pavle: words and people from Sarajevo

Pavle“Words and people from Sarajevo”, work in progress. Pavle, is a croat from Sarajevo who defended his town under the siege (1992-95) in the bosnian army. He used to sing in rock bands in the pubs of Sarajevo and he’s now working organising musical events. Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, February 2011 © Luca Bonacini. Copyright: the pictures on this site are the property of the author and cannot be used without permission.

28 Nov 2013

Kids having fun: Universal Children’s Day

Kids having funKids from the Huampis indian community of Villa Gonçalo having fun. Today, the 20th of november, marks the day on which the United Nations adopted in 1989 the Convention on the Rights of the Child. The four core principles of the Convention are non-discrimination; devotion to the best interests of the child; the right to life, survival and development; and respect for the views of the child. Surprisingly, United States is one of only three countries in the world which have not ratified the Convention. Villa Gonçalo, Peru, April 2008 © Luca Bonacini. Copyright: the pictures on this site are the property of the author and cannot be used without permission.

20 Nov 2013

Roma musicians play during Bajram celebrations

Music during BajramRoma musicians playing in the streets and visiting houses during Kurban Bajram, the traditional muslim celebration “feast of the sacrifice”. Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, October 2013 © Luca Bonacini. Copyright: the pictures on this site are the property of the author and cannot be used without permission.

 

19 Nov 2013