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Iraqi Kurdish Photographers Reach Out to Immigrant Workers, Refugeesi
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Sebastian Meyer
June 09, 2014 7:36 PM
The recent economic boom in northern Iraq has attracted thousands of migrant workers from South Asia and Africa as well as hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees. A group of Iraqi Kurdish photographers, moved by their own history as refugees and emigrants, has created a photography outreach project for the Syrian refugees and foreign laborers who have recently arrived.

Iraqi Kurdish Photographers Reach Out to Immigrant Workers, Refugees

Sebastian Meyer

Published June 09, 2014

The recent economic boom in northern Iraq has attracted thousands of migrant workers from South Asia and Africa as well as hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees. A group of Iraqi Kurdish photographers, moved by their own history as refugees and emigrants, has created a photography outreach project for the Syrian refugees and foreign laborers who have recently arrived.


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