2005 Photo Contest, Contemporary Issues, 2nd prize

Jodi Bieber

NB Pictures for Amnesty International / MSF

01 January, 2004

Survivors of domestic violence: portrait of Meisie. In South Africa one in four women is beaten regularly by her intimate partner, and one woman is killed by her partner every six days. A woman is raped every 26 seconds.

About the photographer

Jodi Bieber

Jodi Bieber is a photographer from South Africa whose work explores contemporary issues related to gender, politics and identity, often contradicting the mainstream media narrati...

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