India is one of the largest exporters of leather worldwide. In Kanpur, the fifth-largest city of India, there are more than 350 tanneries which dispose of their poisonous sewage water directly into the Ganga River.
Photographers Archives: Sandra Hoyn
Sandra Hoyn (www.sandrahoyn.de) is a freelance photojournalist living in Germany. She studied photography at the University of Applied Sciences, Hamburg. Since 2005 she is working on photo-stories concentrated on social issues and human rights. Since 2007 she is represented by laif, agency for photos and reports.