Jennifer (jennioply) wrote in thinking_global,
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World Press Photo of the Year 2005


The fingers of malnourished one-year-old Alassa Galisou are pressed against the lips of his mother Fatou Ousseini at an emergency feeding center in the town of Tahoua in northwestern Niger, on August 1.


"Perhaps the most gratifying thing about the award is that it recognizes a picture from Africa. The last time that happened was in 1996."

-Finbarr O'Reilly, Canada
http://www.worldpressphoto.nl/
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