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
In case of a broken pipeline, low pressure or simply because decent plumbing has never been installed, the pipas carry the water. Twice a week the truck passes in this neighbourhood at the outskirts of Cardenas. People carry the water with buckets to their houses.
Exhibition Visa Pour l'Image
Oct 11, 2020
Manifiesto del Agua, my long term project on how the right for clean drinking water is managed in communist Cuba, is among the 17 selected projects -out of more than 4000 entries- that was exhibited at Visa Pour l'Image 2020. From the 28th of August until the 27th of September the work was exhibited in the church L'Eglise des Dominicains in Perpignan, France. It was an absolute hihglight since the beginning of my career. Huge media coveraga and interviews with me on my work appeared on a.o.TV3 Catalunya, TV3 France, Euronews, Elle, La Vanguardia, RFI, On Cuba News and OnCuba News.