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  • These colourful scenes are from this year's "Lathmar Holi" celebrations in India, a local celebration of the Hindu festival of Holi. ⁣
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Around 80% of India's population is Hindu, and thousands take part in the vibrant festivities each year, including tourists from across the world.⁣
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#holi #lathmarholi #india #religion #culture ⁣
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REUTERS/Altaf Hussain/Navesh Chitrakar/Adnan Abidi
  • These colourful scenes are from this year's "Lathmar Holi" celebrations in India, a local celebration of the Hindu festival of Holi. ⁣ ⁣ Around 80% of India's population is Hindu, and thousands take part in the vibrant festivities each year, including tourists from across the world.⁣ ⁣ #holi #lathmarholi #india #religion #culture ⁣ ⁣ REUTERS/Altaf Hussain/Navesh Chitrakar/Adnan Abidi
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  • These mesmerising paintings by artist Mehdi Ghadyanloo (@mehdighadyanloo) will be auctioned in London on Wednesday at the @sothebys Made in Britain Sale. All proceeds from the sale will go to @thelotusf, a female-led Kurdistani NGO empowering women and girl refugees displaced by ISIS in the Middle East. ⁣⁣
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The paintings were also the inspiration and preparatory drawings for his recent large scale commission at The World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos this year, seen in the second picture. ⁣⁣
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Titled 'Finding Hope', the mural is a 600sq/ft painting highlighting the importance of women's equality, and sends an inspiring message of hope to all. ⁣⁣
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@sothebys/@mehdighadyanloo/@jackhardyphoto #wef19
  • These mesmerising paintings by artist Mehdi Ghadyanloo (@mehdighadyanloo) will be auctioned in London on Wednesday at the @sothebys Made in Britain Sale. All proceeds from the sale will go to @thelotusf, a female-led Kurdistani NGO empowering women and girl refugees displaced by ISIS in the Middle East. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ The paintings were also the inspiration and preparatory drawings for his recent large scale commission at The World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos this year, seen in the second picture. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Titled 'Finding Hope', the mural is a 600sq/ft painting highlighting the importance of women's equality, and sends an inspiring message of hope to all. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ @sothebys/@mehdighadyanloo/@jackhardyphoto #wef19
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  • What should the future of work look like? ⁣
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Watch our #globalization4 interview with Sinead Burke (@thesineadburke), writer and activist, to find out more. Link in bio.
  • What should the future of work look like? ⁣ ⁣ Watch our #globalization4 interview with Sinead Burke (@thesineadburke), writer and activist, to find out more. Link in bio.
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  • "This is your home and you should have been safe here", reads one note left by artist @rubyalicerose.⁣
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Flowers and signs are pictured at a memorial as a tribute to victims of the Christchurch terrorist attacks, in which 50 people lost their lives. ⁣Link in bio.
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#newzealand #christchurch #islam #religion #society ⁣
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REUTERS/Jorge Silva
  • "This is your home and you should have been safe here", reads one note left by artist @rubyalicerose.⁣ ⁣ Flowers and signs are pictured at a memorial as a tribute to victims of the Christchurch terrorist attacks, in which 50 people lost their lives. ⁣Link in bio. ⁣ #newzealand #christchurch #islam #religion #society ⁣ ⁣ REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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  • 2.7 billion women still don’t have the same choice of jobs as men. #employment #gender
  • 2.7 billion women still don’t have the same choice of jobs as men. #employment #gender
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  • Used plastic water bottles hang as a cooling ceiling at a repurposed cafe named Hidden Gem Cafe which contains recyclable objects in Hanoi, Viet Nam. ⁣⁣
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The cafe is home to a number of innovative designs, such as tables made from old motorcycles and agricultural machinery. ⁣⁣
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#vietnam #environment #sustainability #design #innovation ⁣⁣
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REUTERS/Nguyen Huy Kham
  • Used plastic water bottles hang as a cooling ceiling at a repurposed cafe named Hidden Gem Cafe which contains recyclable objects in Hanoi, Viet Nam. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ The cafe is home to a number of innovative designs, such as tables made from old motorcycles and agricultural machinery. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ #vietnam #environment #sustainability #design #innovation ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ REUTERS/Nguyen Huy Kham
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