The proud youth of Kibera

Text: Alma Onali Photographs: Hannele Kauppinen The biggest surprise in Africa’s biggest slum Kibera is not the littered streets, open sewers or the other usual bad stuff you hear about. Quite the contrary, it is the forward-pushing, strong vibration of the Kibera youth that is the biggest, and greatest, surprise of all. In the dirty…

Who? What? Where? Why? When?

Photograph: Pertti Neuvonen We are a group of 18 young journalism students with a common interest towards humanitarian journalism. Now we’re going to Kenya. At the end 2014 a Finnish foreign journalist Rauli Virtanen was chosen as the next visiting professor of the journalism department at the University of Tampere. Not long after that he…