July 19th, 2015

July 19, 2015

Picture of a man carrying mirrors with people reflected in them, Kenya

Mirrored Gazes

Photograph by Randy Olson

Lake Turkana, the worlds largest permanent desert lake, sustains the tribes in Kenyas remote northbut projects upstream threaten its lifeblood. Here, a man sells mirrors in the Kakuma Refugee Camp. Located a hundred miles from Lake Turkana, the UN camp holds 180,000 refugees who fled conflicts in Sudan, Somalia, and other nations.

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