Photos for freedom


From the good folk at YGAP, an invitation to come to their exhibition in Grey St, St Kilda:

YGAP photos for freedom logoYGAP (Y-Generation Against Poverty)
People of Facebook we are calling on you. The PHOTO FOR FREEDOM exhibition is NOW OPEN. Help us reach and connect with as many people as possible by posting this video on your wall. This small gesture can lead to big change.

This 2011 YGAP Photo for Freedom project is a photographic study of daily life and work around the remote Lake Volta region in Ghana. The project aim is to raise public awareness of child slavery and raise funds to contribute to anti-trafficking work. Children as young as three years old are being sold by their relatives into the world of slavery.

See award-winning images created by Melbourne based Australian photographer, Tom Goldner. Proceeds raised will go directly to the communities affected.

Gallery: YGAP
Gallery Address: 12-14 Grey St, St Kilda
Exhibition Name: Photo For Freedom
Exhibition Opening hours: Wednesday – Sunday 12PM-7PM
Exhibition Opening date: 3 February – 16 February 2012
Entry: FREE – Open to general public

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About Jennifer K Miles

I am an educator, researcher and writer, passionate about storytelling and its power to change perspectives of self. Through undertaking the journey of my own transformative learning, I now work with adults to support them in drawing forth stories of the strength and potential gained in their lives, as they move towards the creation of their stories as yet untold. My three beautiful adult boys are the most precious part of my story, and continue to walk with and support me in undertaking my PhD research. I write about story and transformative learning ... the circumstances of our lives and the stories remembered; influences on the construction of our self-identities - positive and negative; critiquing the assumptions and limitations we have come to accept about ourselves, our potential, and our place in life; daring to imagine a story untold.

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