Robert McPherson

Photojournalist
   
Countercurrent
Location: Drammen city
Nationality: Norwegian
Biography: Robert McPherson (b.1982) is based in Norway. He freelanced for Norway`s Aftenposten National newspaper from 2011-2016. For Aftenposten newspaper he covered features, sports, news, portraiture and culture. In 2014 he also freelanced for the... read on
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Countercurrent
Credits: robert mcpherson
Updated: 07/04/16
Location: Nepal
Nepal is the second richest country in water resource but they still meet challenges with building hydropower. Everyday electric current goes off for hours and people are compelled to live in the darkness. Norway is one of the countries who have earned a lot of money on building hydropower in Nepal, but the country itself still remains poor and undeveloped. After the earthquakes that struck Nepal in 2015 the situation is even worse. 
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Corona-Norway

By Robert McPherson / Lier, Norway — Norway had its first infection case registered on February 26th. The first corona death occurred March..
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Expedition to visit Dukha

By Robert McPherson / Mongolia — To reach the Dukha nomads I had to catch a local plane from the capital Ulan Batar to a city called Murun...
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Garbage Cruise

By Robert McPherson — Every year local residents of Svalbard volunteer to clear out garbage along the coasts. Svalbard is a..
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Brick by Brick

By Robert McPherson / Kathmandu — 600,000 homes were destroyed by the earthquake that struck Nepal in April 2015. The demand of bricks to..
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Death to the village Lang Tang

By Robert McPherson / Lang Tang — On the 25th of April 2015 Himalaya shook. Avalanches thundered down the mountain sides. Over the..
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Beach Culture

By Robert McPherson / Perth — All the main cities in Australia are located along the coast lines. Their relationship to the beach is part..
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The Way Out

By Robert McPherson / Femunden — Story about substance abuse treatment. New attempt. What happens when you send a gang of addicts out..
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Earthquake Aftermath

By Robert McPherson / Nepal — Nearly 9000 people lost their lives when the earthquake struck Nepal 25th of April 2015. 17,000 were..
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