Sanne Derks is a documentary photojournalist and anthropologist from Arnhem, the Netherlands. During her Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology (2009) on how Bolivian women deal with gender, ethnic and class inequality within Marian devotion, she became...
Focus:Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist, Researcher, Reporter, Environment, Documentary, Photography, Culture, International News, Journalist Investigative, Freelance, Civil Rights and Social Inequality, Humanitarian, Assignments
Skills:Research, Photo Editing, Photojournalism
In August I did an assignment for CARE in Ecuador and learned how the department of risk management at the municipality of Guayaquil is taking an inclusive approach and is preparing its inhabitants, even in the informal neighbourhoods, for natural disasters. Guayaquil is one of the most vulnerable coastal cities in the world, and is suffering from the consequences of climate change. This week my story on climate change resilience was published in El País, as an article and photo gallery.
El País publishes story on climate change resilience Guayaquil