drugs

portugal

In 2001 Portugal decided to deal with its endemic narcotics problem in a novel manner; By decriminalizing all narcotics and instead choosing to focus on harm reduction efforts they were able to drastically reduce the negative effects normally associated with drug abuse within the country. Shifting away from treating drug users as criminals and putting […]
colombia

The Social Panorama of Latin America from 2012 to now (according to ECLAC analyzes) does not show great changes, maintaining a stagnant indicator in a high poverty level because it does not present favorable changes for the situation of each country.

Photos by Sebastian Palmer Over the past 3 years I have been living with and photographing sections of Brazilian society that have been marginalised and discriminated against. It is my aim to create a body of work that raises awareness for vulnerable sections of society; to give them a voice and in doing so hope […]