PRIVATE 37, an Ecological Question

PRIVATE 37 | an Ecological Question

The destruction of our environment – albeit caused by natural disasters – involves parties (communities, governments or industrial players) and is often the result of a multiplicity of factors: human negligence, inadequate planning, criminal abuse of our resources, natural causes. This issue of PRIVATE offers its readers a selection of photographs that touches onto the many facets of the environment.

PRIVATE Photographers

Natalie Behring | E-was

Here and in several nearby townships, electronic waste, most of it imported, is broken up in small workshops. It’s a version of outsourcing that saves wealthier countries the high cost of disposing of their electronic trash.