These scenes of migrants and their families shed light on the worries, fears, and joys of those Central Asians who – spurred by difficult circumstances – live their lives in migration.
Wildness – shows the impact of bridekidnapping on Kyrgyz society.
Iris Oppelaar trok voor MO* naar de landen van herkomst én naar hun ellendige onderkomens in Rusland.
Impoverished and oppressed, Central Asian migrants to Russia make perfect targets for extremist recruiters.
Bekmurza Tadjibaev (42) sells food at the Dordoy Bazaar in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. For One World Magazine I followed Bekmurza for a day.
The second World Nomad Games were held from 3-8 september in Cholpon-Ata, on the shores of Lake Issyk-Köl in Kyrgyzstan.