The development of the Dawei Special Economic Zone (DSEZ), a join project between the Myanmar, Thai and Japanese governments aimed at transforming Cha Kan village into the largest deep-sea port and petrochemical facility in Southeast Asia, has seen thousands of people displaced.
Photojournalist Virgine Nguyen Hoang documented those civilians who were affected by Operation Protective Edge. In her reportage "Gaza, Missing Home," she followed three Gazan families as they tried to rebuild their lives from beneath the rubble; the Abu Ouda family being one of them.
According to the director of the national institute of health, Fernando de la Hoz, "More people die of drought and dirty water in Colombia than from the armed conflict. and the risk of dying from illnesses related to water is four to five times higher in la guajira than anywhere else in the country."
Did you know that almost 2/3 of the world's largest cities - home to more than 5 million people - sit on land that is less than a mere 30 feet above sealevel?
In the project "From Lesbos to Calais" photographer Zacharie Rabehi documented the plight of refugees who traveled across the Aegean Sea in search of saftey.
"Lord of the Mangroves" a photo essay by Felipe Jacome, shows the Cayapas Mataje Reserve in Ecuador, which is home to the tallest mangrove trees in the world.
"When everyone shouts 'Allahu Akbar' (God is Great), I know that a tank or a cannon will fire," Reuters photographer Goran Tomasevic wrote in their online publication The Wider Image.
How do you see Climate Change?
For environmental photographer Arati Kumar-Rao, the effects of Climate Change are nt only visible by witnessing the demise of once plentiful ressources, but they can also be seen through an escalation in violence.
During the month of October 2016, #Dysturb has done a residency at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia to develop some exciting projects.
From its origins in Paris during COP21 to the city of Charlottesville, VA, #ReframeClimate challenges the stereotypical notions of what climate change looks like in order to expand and deepen perceptions about its many implications.
To celebrate its 20th edition, Contact photo festival joins #Dysturb and Instagram to bring photojournalism to the streets of Toronto.
#Dysturb and Magnum Foundation are partnering to #ReframeClimate in Paris during the COP21 Climate Change Summit.
Photographer Emin Ozmen has been documenting the fate of Syria's devasted town of Kobanî (also known as Kobane).