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Still human, still here

03/30/2009 | Panos London

The shocking, hidden lives of refused asylum seekers are revealed in a new film by Panos Pictures. Abbie Trayler-Smith has photographed men and women who have fled torture and persecution. They had hoped to find sanctuary in the UK but instead are enduring a new kind of torment – destitution.

Protests in Poznan

12/12/2008 | Panos London

As governments around the world came together in Poznan, Poland for the UN Climate Change Conference, scores more joined the protests on the streets on 6 December for the Global Day of Action…

The land is ours!

04/17/2008 | Panos London

Women farmers have become a dominant force throughout India. Yet, as women in Narsenahalli village are discovering, the slow pace of land and property rights reform has failed to keep up.

At the heart of change

09/01/2007 | Panos London

Belonging to a cooperative group gives these women in Cameroon the chance to communicate their views more widely. Sustainable development demands that people participate in the debates and decisions that affect their lives / Giacomo Pirozzi - Panos Pictures

In this landmark publication Panos London sets out our vision for the role of communication in long-term, sustainable development.

A township standing on its own two feet

02/21/2007 | Iain Harris

Where does good governance begin? Iain Harris takes a tour of a small township in South Africa whose residents say good governance starts with them.

South Africa’s poor question the power of the ballot

11/20/2003 | Mohamed Allie

Democracy was supposed to bring economic empowerment for the majority blacks of South Africa. But a decade on from its first multi-racial elections, many are losing faith in the vote.

Questions over Singapore’s model of democracy

02/22/2003 | Panos London

For decades Singapore delivered peace and prosperity – but not much freedom. Now its leaders are being forced to consider the choices ahead for its model of 'guided' democracy.

Poor media coverage gives food for thought in India

11/01/2001 | Panos London

Once the watchdog of the poor, India's press now focuses more on the interests of wealthy city dwellers. At the same time hunger in rural areas is on the increase.

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