‘I will not lose my culture. I will never leave my culture. Even if I am given clothes, I will still be a Mursi.’

This picture is available as a greetings card, with all profits going to Survival’s campaigns.Picture © Joey L
Pictures from Ethiopia’s Omo Valley by award-winning photographer Joey L. A massive hydro-electric dam, Gibe III,  is under construction on the Omo. When completed it will destroy a  fragile environment and the livelihoods of the tribes, which are closely  linked to the river and its annual flood.

‘I will not lose my culture. I will never leave my culture. Even if I am given clothes, I will still be a Mursi.’

This picture is available as a greetings card, with all profits going to Survival’s campaigns.
Picture © Joey L

Pictures from Ethiopia’s Omo Valley by award-winning photographer Joey L. A massive hydro-electric dam, Gibe III, is under construction on the Omo. When completed it will destroy a fragile environment and the livelihoods of the tribes, which are closely linked to the river and its annual flood.

Prince William and his wife Kate, Duchess of Cambridge kiss on the balcony in    Buckingham Palace after their wedding (AP)

Prince William and his wife Kate, Duchess of Cambridge kiss on the balcony in Buckingham Palace after their wedding (AP)

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan: Traditionally dressed girls performing Kyrgyz dance during the annual celebration of Nowruz (photo by Vyacheslav Oseledko, guardian.co.uk)

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan: Traditionally dressed girls performing Kyrgyz dance during the annual celebration of Nowruz (photo by Vyacheslav Oseledko, guardian.co.uk)

Henri Guérard (French, 1921 - ): Passage Ronce 1966 (via)

Henri Guérard (French, 1921 - ): Passage Ronce 1966 (via)