Photo exhibition against domestic violence opens

2019-01-09 16:25:14

Arkhangai /MONTSAME/ A photo exhibition themed ‘Hurt’ by documentary photographer Régis Defurnaux opens today at  Family, Child and Youth Development Center in Tsetserleg city of Arkhangai aimag. The exhibition is being mounted under the CEMAATERR (Territorial Approach to Climate Change) program of the Group for the Environment, Renewable Energy and Solidarity (GERES), an international development NGO.

The photographer captured photos of domestic violence victims with their consent. He endeavored to show the importance of eradicating domestic violence that still exists in Mongolia.

In the framework of the CEMAATERR program, a shelter for domestic violence victims is being set up in Tsetserleg city. The exhibition is a big part of the program, its organizers highlighted.