An uncommon and unexpected sight. From within a dramatic reality such as Africa's, the photographs of "Ensemble" document, through children's eyes and women's smiles, a path towards hope which gives human dignity a face beyond misery and sickness, hunger and neglect.
ION is a 12 year-old boy who lives in Glina with his mother, stepfather and three half-sisters aged 3, 4 and 6. Both his mother and stepfather are unemployed and illiterate.
"Mom and dad Ghaussaoun and Omar are proud to announce the birth of their son Riyad, born healthy and strong in a Bekaa Valley hospital
“I was chained to a tree in the outskirts of my village. They all said it was the only thing to do in order to chase the demons away from my body.
“Here you can forget your everyday problems,” says Aziz
“I was suffering from depression, mostly due to my physical disability,” explains Hilal, 35.