Are the economic benefits of oil sands extraction worth the environmental damage? Gignouxphotos has investigated the complex issues surrounding the oil sands industry since 2010 and will shortly be launching an Indiegogo campaign to fund the creation of an interactive web documentary.
Around 5 million Palestinian refugees remain stateless 67 years after the formation of Israel led to their displacement. By juxtaposing portraits of refugees with their former homes in what is today Israel, Alan Gignoux aims to highlight the cost to individuals of the failure of the international community to resolve their situation.
Nearly 25 years after the ceasefire between the Polisario Front and Morocco, Western Sahara still awaits the referendum that will determine its fate – independence or unification with Morocco. Alan Gignoux looks at how the Saharawi of Western Sahara have been affected by occupation and displacement.