Photo story: Life under occupation

During spring 2014 I worked as a human rights observer in the occupied Palestinian territory of West Bank including East Jerusalem with the International EAPPI-programme coordinated locally by Finn Church Aid. Daily reporting for the UN, Red Cross and other Human Rights organization in the region.

Worked on photography, advocacy and media coverage by blogging (1 & 2 & 3), published a cover photo in Mask Magazine based in New York City, photo report in German Greenpeace Magazine and in Finnish newspaper Savon Sanomat, also gave media interviews for the Finnish newspapers Savon Sanomat and Turun Sanomat.

Organized a photography exhibition at Galleria HoiSie in Lappeenranta Finland, during June-July 2015 with media coverage in local Etelä-Saimaa (1, 2) and Vartti Etelä-Karjala newspapers.

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