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31/7/21 World Press Photo Exhibition
Visit the World Press Photo Exhibition 2021 on its world-wide tour showcasing the stories that matter with photographs from the 64th annual World Press Photo Contest. The winners were chosen by an independent jury that reviewed more than 74,470 photographs entered by 4,315 photographers from 130 countries.
The State Library is a partner of the World Press Photo Foundation. Find out more at www.worldpressphoto.org
FREE event. No booking required.
Image: Title - Fighting Locust Invasion in East Africa. Henry Lenayasa, chief of the settlement of Archers Post, in Samburu County, Kenya, tries to scare away a massive swarm of locusts ravaging grazing area, on 24 April. Locust swarms devastated large areas of land, just as the coronavirus outbreak had begun to disrupt livelihoods. © Luis Tato, Spain