Reference : V-P-IQ-E-01176
Date : 04/03/2013
Country/Region : IRAQ
Caption : Kirkuk, Runaki neighbourhood. Shireen, the oldest daughter of Galawesh, exhibits colourful clothes prepared for Newroz, or Kurdish New Year, in their ICRC-supported sewing bet.
Photographer : KRZYSIEK, Pawel
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description :
Galawesh, 60 years old, a widow since early nineties, has been running a sewing workshop with her oldest daughter Shireen since 2012. Although she and her family had very little experience with sewing, they developed gradually gaining the trust of her customers. Galawesh says she is particularly busy these days handling orders for the upcoming celebrations of Newroz, the Kurdish New Year.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5616x3744
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour